éisteacht

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish étsecht, éstecht (hearing, the act or faculty of hearing; listening, hearkening), verbal noun of éistid, éitsid (listens, hearkens, attends, verb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

éisteacht f, m (genitive singular éisteachta)

  1. verbal noun of éist
    1. hearing (sense, earshot)
    2. (law) hearing
    3. granting
  2. silence; patience, forbearance

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Mutation[edit]

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

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