leigheas

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish leiges (healing, medicine).

Noun[edit]

leigheas m (genitive leighis, nominative plural leigheasanna)

  1. Verbal noun of leigheas.
  2. medicine
  3. healing
  4. remedy, cure
    Is é leigheas na póite ól arís.
    The cure of a hangover is to drink again.
  5. curing

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Verb[edit]

leigheas (present analytic leigheasann, future analytic leigheasfaidh, verbal noun leigheas, past participle leigheasta)

  1. to heal
  2. to cure, remedy
    Neantóg a dhóigh mé, copóg a leigheas mé.
    A nettle burned me, a dock cured me.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish leiges (healing, medicine).

Noun[edit]

leigheas m (genitive leighis, plural leigheasan)

  1. healing, treatment
  2. cure, medicine, remedy

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