baoth

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish báeth, baíd, baíth, bóeth (foolish, stupid, silly, thoughtless, reckless).

Adjective[edit]

baoth (genitive singular masculine baoith, genitive singular feminine baoithe, plural baotha, comparative baoithe)

  1. foolish; fatuous
  2. vain, giddy
  3. (nautical, of boat) unsteady
  4. (of colour) inclined to run
  5. dull pale brown
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

baoth (genitive singular masculine baoith, genitive singular feminine baoithe, plural baotha, comparative baoithe)

  1. Alternative form of maoth (soft, tender; weak, enervate; moist; soppy, sentimental)
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
baoth bhaoth mbaoth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish báeth, baíd, baíth, bóeth (foolish, stupid, silly, thoughtless, reckless).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

baoth

  1. foolish, silly, simple, stupid, fatuous, inept

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