aisig

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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 t-aisig
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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