úathad

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewtos. Compare Ancient Greek αὐτός(autós), Gothic 𐌰𐌿𐌸𐍃(auths), Old Norse auðr(desolate).

Noun[edit]

úathad n

  1. a small number, a few
  2. (grammar) the singular number
Inflection[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

úathad ?

  1. (phonology) lenition, the mark of aspiration
Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

úathad ?

  1. diminishing, making few
Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • 1 úathad, óthad, úaithed” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 úathad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 3 úathad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Rudolf Thurneysen, A Grammar of Old Irish (Dublin, 1946), §§60, 63