creideamh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish creitem, from creitid (to believe) (Modern Irish creid), from Proto-Celtic *kreddīti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱréddʰh₁eti.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

creideamh m (genitive singular creidimh, nominative plural creidimh or creidíocha)

  1. belief, faith; religion, creed
    Gan cultúr ná sibhialtacht gan chreideamh i ndéithe.
    No culture or civilization without faith in gods.

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
creideamh chreideamh gcreideamh
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 creitem.

Noun[edit]

creideamh m (genitive singular creideimh, plural creideamhan)

  1. religion, faith, belief, creed

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