flaith

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish flaith (prince, ruler), from Proto-Celtic *wlatis (sovereignty).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [fˠlˠah], [fˠlˠa]
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Noun[edit]

flaith m (genitive flatha, nominative plural flatha)

  1. ruler, prince

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
flaith fhlaith bhflaith
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *wlatis (sovereignty); cognate with Welsh gwlad (country).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

flaith f

  1. lordship

Noun[edit]

flaith m

  1. prince, ruler

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]