abaid

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Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

abaid f ‎(genitive singular abaide, nominative plural abaideacha)

  1. Alternative form of aibíd ‎(habit, religious dress)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
abaid n-abaid habaid t-abaid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aibit ‎(habit, dress; habit, custom), from Latin habitus ‎(condition, bearing, state, appearance, dress, attire), from habeō ‎(I have, hold, keep).

Noun[edit]

abaid f ‎(genitive singular abaide, plural abaidean)

  1. abbey
  2. (dated) cowl, hood (monk's)
  3. (dated) hat

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • aibit” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.