iomadh

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish imbed, imbad, from Proto-Celtic *imbeto.

Pronunciation[edit]

ēē-ma

Determiner[edit]

iomadh

  1. much, many, various, diverse
    • iomadh saoidh is òigh, many a hero and maiden

Usage notes[edit]

Plural in grammar.

References[edit]

  • The Illustrated Gaelic-English Dictionary (Birlinn Limited, 1901-1911, Compiled by Edward Dwelly)
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)