leath

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

leath f (genitive leithe, nominative plural leatha)

  1. half
  2. part

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Usage notes[edit]

  • In modern Irish, this noun has a separate dative singular form, leith, that is commonly used in expressions.

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Verb[edit]

leath (present analytic leathann, future analytic leathfaidh, verbal noun leathadh, past participle leata)

  1. to disperse, spread, cover
  2. to expand
  3. to divide, split (in half)

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