ath-

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See also: ath, áth, àth, , , and -aþ

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aith-, ath-, from Proto-Celtic *ati-.

Prefix[edit]

ath-

  1. re-, second
  2. old, rejected, ex-
  3. return
  4. later, after

Derived terms[edit]


Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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

Old Irish[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ath-

  1. Alternative form of aith-

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ath- unchanged n-ath-
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 aith-, ath-, from Proto-Celtic *ati-.

Prefix[edit]

ath- ‎(triggers lenition)

  1. re-

Derived terms[edit]


References[edit]

  • aith-, ath-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.