éad

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See also: ead, -éad, and 'ead

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ét; cognate with Scottish Gaelic eud.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

éad m (genitive singular éada)

  1. jealousy; envy, emulation (with ag or ar plus the person feeling jealous and le or chuig plus the person being felt jealous of or towards)
    éad agam leat.
    I am jealous of you.
    Bhí éad air chuici.
    He was jealous towards her.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
éad n-éad héad t-éad
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 ét” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “éad” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "éad" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.