-rad

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-rad f

  1. Forms collective nouns from nouns or adjectives.
    marc (horse)marcrad (cavalry)
    glas (green)glasrad (greenery)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine ā-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]

Derived terms[edit]


References[edit]

  • Rudolf Thurneysen, A Grammar of Old Irish (Dublin, 1946), §§263f