aiseag

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aisec ‎(act of restoring, giving back; restitution, restoration; a purge, vomit).

Noun[edit]

aiseag m ‎(genitive as substantive aisig, genitive as verbal noun aiseagtha)

  1. verbal noun of aisig
  2. restoration, restitution
  3. vomit, emetic
  4. (finance) returns

Declension[edit]

As substantive
As verbal noun

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • "aiseag" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • aisec” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aisec ‎(act of restoring, giving back; restitution, restoration; a purge, vomit).

Noun[edit]

aiseag m ‎(genitive singular aiseig, plural aiseagan)

  1. ferry
  2. deliverance
  3. return
  4. vomit

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 0 901771 92 9
  • aisec” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.