ainbheart

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ainbert (evil deed), synchronically analyzable as ain- +‎ beart (deed).

Noun[edit]

ainbheart m (genitive singular ainbhirt, nominative plural ainbhearta)

  1. evil deed

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ainbheart n-ainbheart hainbheart t-ainbheart
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 ainbert (evil deed), synchronically ain- (un-) +‎ beart (deed).

Noun[edit]

ainbheart f (genitive singular ainbheirt)

  1. misdeed

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