ét

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Danish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ét

  1. neuter singular of en

Pronoun[edit]

ét

  1. neuter singular of en

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ét ‎(plural étek)

  1. (archaic) food

Usage notes[edit]

Today it is used only in compounds and idioms.

Derived terms[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *yantus, from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₂-. Cognates include Ancient Greek ζῆλος ‎(zêlos) and Sanskrit यत्न ‎(yatna, zeal)), यस्यति ‎(yasyati, strive for).

Noun[edit]

ét m

  1. jealousy; envy, emulation
  2. enthusiasm, zeal
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ét f ‎(dative éit)

  1. verbal noun of ad·cota

Mutation[edit]

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