anabaí

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

an- +‎ aibí, from Old Irish anapaig(unripe (of fruit, etc.); premature, abortive (of birth); premature, untimely (of death of a person); fresh, recent (of wounds); awful, terrible (in more general sense)).

Adjective[edit]

anabaí

  1. unripe, immature
  2. premature (of death, birth)

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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