aincheist

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ain- ‎(bad) +‎ ceist ‎(question)

Noun[edit]

aincheist f ‎(genitive singular aincheiste, nominative plural aincheisteanna)

  1. dilemma

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ain- +‎ ceist

Noun[edit]

aincheist f

  1. danger, jeopardy, dilemma
  2. perplexity, doubt
  3. puzzle, riddle

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