úa

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North Marquesan[edit]

Numeral[edit]

úa

  1. (cardinal) two

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From older aue, from Primitive Irish ᚐᚃᚔ (avi), from Proto-Celtic *awyos (perhaps compare Welsh wyr), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewh₂yos. Cognate with Old Prussian awis, Latin avus, Gothic 𐌰𐍅𐍉 (awo) and Old Armenian հաւ (haw).

Noun[edit]

úa m

  1. grandson
  2. descendant
Inflection[edit]
Masculine io-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Contested.

Preposition[edit]

úa

  1. from, of
Alternative forms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Irish: ó
  • Scottish Gaelic: bho

References[edit]


South Marquesan[edit]

Numeral[edit]

úa

  1. (cardinal) two