aithris

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aithris ‎(act of telling, relating; relation, account; act of imitating, copying; imitation; example).

Verb[edit]

aithris ‎(present analytic aithrisíonn, future analytic aithriseoidh, verbal noun aithris, past participle aithriste)

  1. to narrate, recite
  2. to imitate
  3. to mimic, mock

Conjugation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

aithris f ‎(genitive as verbal noun aithriste, genitive as substantive aithrise)

  1. verbal noun of aithris
  2. narration
  3. imitation
  4. mimicry

Declension[edit]

Verbal noun
Substantive

Mutation[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aithris ‎(act of telling, relating; relation, account; act of imitating, copying; imitation; example).

Verb[edit]

aithris ‎(past dh'aithris, future aithrisidh, verbal noun aithris, past participle aithriste)

  1. report, relate, recite, allege, repeat
  2. narrate, enunciate, rehearse
  3. quote, tell
  4. imitate

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

aithris f ‎(genitive singular aithrise, plural aithrisean)

  1. verbal noun of aithris
  2. report, allegation, narration, narrative
  3. recitation, rehearsal, recital
  4. report, statement
  5. imitation
  6. tradition, tale

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