peata

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish peta, petta; either from an Old French term related to petit, or a native term (< *fetta ~ *setta).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peata m (genitive peata, nominative plural peataí)

  1. pet

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
peata pheata bpeata
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 peta, petta; either from an Old French term related to petit, or a native term (< *fetta ~ *setta).

Noun[edit]

peata m (genitive peata, plural peatachan, peatan, or peataichean)

  1. pet
  2. spoiled child

Derived terms[edit]