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See also: ath, ath-, and áth

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish áth (compare Manx aah, Irish áth), from Proto-Celtic *jātu ‎(ford).


àth m ‎(genitive singular àth, plural àthan)

  1. (geography) ford

Etymology 2[edit]

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àth f ‎(genitive singular àtha, plural àthan or àthannan)

  1. kiln


  • 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
  • áth” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.