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 not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Middle Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish apaig, from ad- + boingid (to reap, pluck).

Adjective[edit]

abaid

  1. ripe; mature

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • apaig” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

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]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[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
  • aibit” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.