síd

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See also: sid, Sid, and sid-

Old Irish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

síd n (s-stem, genitive síde)

  1. fairy mound
    1. (in genitive, as attribute) of a fairy mound, fairy
    2. (by extention) wondrous, enchanting, charming, delightful
  2. (in the plural) = áes síde (people of the mounds, fairy people)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

síd n (s-stem, genitive síde)

  1. peace, goodwill, peaceableness, a state or period of peace, a truce; peace terms; peacemaking, conciliation
  2. peace-offering, compensation, atonement, indemnity, compact of peace
  3. pardon, forgiveness
  4. (of natural phenomena) peace, quietness, stillness

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1]