aosta

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish áesta (old, ancient), from áes (age, years; stage, period of life; lifetime; age of the world, era); synchronically aois (age) +‎ -ta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aosta

  1. aged, old

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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