luath

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish lúath.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

luath

  1. quick, fast
  2. early, soon

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish lúath

Adjective[edit]

luath

  1. fast, swift, fleet, nimble, quick, speedy
    each luath - a fleet horse
  2. early
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish lúaith (ashes, dust), from Proto-Celtic *lowtu-.

Noun[edit]

luath f (genitive luaithe or luatha, no plural)

  1. ash (from fire)
    luath bholcàno - volcanic ash
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