gluais

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Irish glúais, from Old Irish glúas (gloss, commentary, explanation), from Late Latin glōssa (gloss), from Ancient Greek γλῶσσα (glôssa, tongue, language, an obsolete or foreign word requiring explanation).

Noun[edit]

gluais f (genitive gluaise, plural gluaiseanna)

  1. comment, remark
  2. gloss
  3. glossary
  4. movement
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish glúasid (moves, stirs, sets in motion; incites, influences; proceeds, moves, goes).

Verb[edit]

gluais (present analytic gluaiseann, future analytic gluaisfidh, verbal noun gluaiseacht, past participle gluaiste)

  1. move
  2. proceed
  3. derive from
  4. pass
  5. set out
Conjugation[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gluais ghluais ngluais
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish glúasid (moves, stirs, sets in motion; incites, influences; proceeds, moves, goes).

Verb[edit]

gluais (past ghluais, future gluaisidh, verbal noun gluasad, past participle gluaiste)

  1. move
  2. affect

Derived terms[edit]