caitheamh

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /kaː/

Noun[edit]

caitheamh m (genitive caithimh)

  1. Verbal noun of caith.
  2. wear
  3. consumption
  4. spending, waste
  5. passing, course
  6. throw, cast
  7. shooting, firing
  8. compulsion
  9. hankering, sorrow
  10. blame, censure

Declension[edit]

(as substantive):

(as verbal noun):

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caitheamh chaitheamh gcaitheamh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

caitheamh f (genitive caitheimh, plural caitheamhan)

  1. Verbal noun of caith.
  2. consumption
  3. (with article) a' chaitheamh - tuberculosis [1]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ BBC Naidheachdan: Faclan Feumail