aitheasc

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aithesc, athasc n(answer; message; utterance).

Noun[edit]

aitheasc m ‎(genitive singular aithisc, nominative plural aithisc)

  1. verbal noun of aitheasc(address; exhort; apostrophize)
  2. address, allocution, oration, speech
  3. exhortation, homily, sermon
  4. (rhetoric) apostrophe

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Verb[edit]

aitheasc ‎(present analytic aitheascann, future analytic aitheascfaidh, verbal noun aitheasc, past participle aitheasctha)

  1. (transitive) address (court, etc.)
  2. (transitive) exhort
  3. (transitive) apostrophize

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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