aibí

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish abaid, from Old Irish apaig (compare Scottish Gaelic abaich), from ad·bagi, ad·bogi (ripe, ready).

Adjective[edit]

aibí (invariable)

  1. ripe; mature
    babhla torthaí aibí
    a bowl of ripe fruit
    ró-abhí
    ripe
  2. smart; clever
  3. quick
  4. lively
  5. crisp
    aer aibí na maidine
    the crisp air of the morning

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Mutation[edit]

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