amú

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See also: aamu, amu, AMU, amʊ, and āmǔ

Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish i mmudu, from madae (vain, ineffectual).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

amú

  1. wasted, in vain
  2. astray

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Further reading[edit]

  • "amú" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “amú” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “amú” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.