aimsigh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish aimsigid(aims at, attacks, assails; tempts; sues, pleads), from ammus(attempt, effort; tempting, temptation; attacking; attack; guess, conjecture; hitting the mark; assonance, imperfect rhyme).

Verb[edit]

aimsigh ‎(present analytic aimsíonn, future analytic aimseoidh, verbal noun aimsiú, past participle aimsithe)

  1. (transitive) aim
  2. (transitive) hit
  3. (transitive) find, locate; lay hands on
  4. (transitive) make attempt at, attack
  5. (transitive) tempt
  6. (transitive, mathematics) determine
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aimsigh

  1. vocative singular masculine of aimseach
  2. genitive singular masculine of aimseach
  3. (archaic) dative singular feminine of aimseach

Mutation[edit]

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

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