aisig

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German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Old Saxon egislīk, English awe and Old English ege, all from Proto-Germanic *agaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aisig (comparative aisiger, superlative aisigst) (Westphalian)

  1. eerie, gruesome
  2. being easily scared
    He was so aisig un grüggelig.He was easily scared and afraid of ghosts.

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish aisicid (returns, gives back, restores), from aisec (restitution, restoration).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

aisig (present analytic aiseagann, future analytic aiseagfaidh, verbal noun aiseag, past participle aiseagtha)

  1. (transitive) restore, restitute
  2. (transitive) vomit

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aisig m

  1. genitive singular of aiseag (restoration, restitution; vomit, emetic; returns)

Mutation[edit]

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

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