úath

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See also: uath, fuath, and uath-

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

úath ?

  1. fear, horror, terror
  2. a horrible or terrible thing
Inflection[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Middle Irish: uath (horrible thing, horror)
  • Middle Irish: fúath (hatred)

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

úath ?

  1. whitethorn
    • c. 900, Sanas Cormaic, from the Yellow Book of Lecan, Corm. Y 1278
      ūath .i. scē (v.l. sceach), ar imat a delg
  2. name of the Ogham letter (h)
Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 3[edit]

From úathad

Noun[edit]

úath ?

  1. a small number, a few
Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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