sásta

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sásta (satisfied, content; capable of giving satisfaction, satisfactory, agreeable, pleasant), from sásaid (satisfies, feeds; assuages, soothes) (compare modern sásaigh (assuage appetite, feed; satisfy, please)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sásta

  1. satisfied, contented, pleased
  2. agreeable, willing
  3. handy
    1. easy to handle, to manage
    2. convenient
    3. clever with one’s hands

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • míshásta (displeased, dissatisfied; awkward)
  • sástacht (satisfaction; contentment, ease; agreeableness, willingness; handiness)
  • sástaí (handy, deft, skilful person)

Noun[edit]

sásta m

  1. genitive singular of sásamh

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sásta shásta
after "an", tsásta
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sásta

  1. past participle of sásaid

Adjective[edit]

sásta

  1. satisfied, content
  2. capable of giving satisfaction, satisfactory, agreeable, pleasant

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
sásta ṡásta unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.