ith

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From i +‎ -th.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ith
  • Sometimes written as i'th or i-th

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ith (not comparable)

  1. (mathematics) Occurring at position i in a sequence.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Pitman ess and ish, which it is related to phonetically and graphically, and the sound it represents.

Noun[edit]

ith (plural iths)

  1. The name of the letter ⟨(⟩, which stands for the th sound (IPA(key): /θ/) in Pitman shorthand.
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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *its, from from Proto-Indo-European *egʰs 'from, out of'. Related to Lithuanian ìš, Latvian iz and Old Prussian is[1].

Adverb[edit]

ith

  1. behind
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel (2000), A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Ledien: Brill Academic Publishers, page 100

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ithid, from Proto-Celtic *ɸit-, from Proto-Indo-European *peyt-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ith (present analytic itheann, future analytic íosfaidh, verbal noun ithe, past participle ite)

  1. to eat

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ith n-ith hith t-ith
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, Die araner mundart, vol. II, 136.
  • Holmer, Nils M. (1962). The Dialects of Co. Clare, part I. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, p. 151.
  • Ó Buachalla, Breandán (2003). An Teanga Bheo: Gaeilge Chléire. Dublin: Institiúid Teangeolaíochta Éireann, ISBN 0-946452-98-9, p. 82.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ith

  1. second-person singular imperative of ithid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ith unchanged n-ith
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 ithid, from Proto-Celtic *ed-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ith (past dh'ith, future ithidh, verbal noun ithe, past participle ithte)

  1. eat

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