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From Old Irish aiccidit, from Latin accidentia.


aicíd f (genitive singular aicíde, nominative plural aicídí or aicídeacha)

  1. disease; pestilence
  2. (Christianity) species (the Eucharist after consecration)
Derived terms[edit]


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

Further reading[edit]

  • aicíd” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “aicíd” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 9.
  • "aicíd" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “aicíd” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “aicíd” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.