bruth

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bruth.

Noun[edit]

bruth m ‎(genitive singular brutha, nominative plural bruthanna)

  1. heat
  2. rash, eruption
  3. (textiles) nap, pile, covering
  4. surf

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bruth bhruth mbruth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bruth m

  1. raging, violent or boiling heat
  2. blaze, (fiery) glow

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
bruth bruth
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbruth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 bruth” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.