measa

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish messa.

Adjective[edit]

measa

  1. comparative form of olc
  2. comparative form of dona
Usage notes[edit]
  • Proceeded in usage by either níos or is
    níos measa — worse
    is measa — worst

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

measa

  1. genitive singular of meas (opinion, guess, esteem)

Verb[edit]

measa

  1. subjunctive analytic of meas (evaluate, guess, esteem)

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

measa

  1. genitive singular of meas (fruit, nut, produce)
  2. nominative plural of meas (fruit, nut, produce)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
measa mheasa unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

measa m

  1. genitive singular of meas