aithis

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aithis f ‎(insult, reproach, reviling; disgrace, ignominy; blemish, disfigurement).

Noun[edit]

aithis f ‎(genitive singular aithise, nominative plural aithisí)

  1. slur, reproach
  2. disgrace

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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