àigh

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ád, ág.

Noun[edit]

àigh m ‎(genitive singular àigh)

  1. happiness
  2. prosperity
  3. joy
  4. mettlesomeness
  5. liberality
  6. gloriousness, glory
  7. fortune, luck, providence, auspiciousness

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References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • ád” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.