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See also: Aue
From Primitive Irish ᚐᚃᚔ (avi), from Proto-Celtic *awyos (perhaps compare Welsh wyr), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewh₂yos. Cognate with Old Prussian awis, Latin avus, Gothic 𐌰𐍅𐍉 (awō) and Old Armenian հաւ (haw).
- Later Old Irish/Middle Irish: ó
- Later Old Irish/Middle Irish: úa
- Modern Irish: ó, ua
- Scottish Gaelic: ogha
|Old Irish mutation|
|Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.