dèanamh

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish dénum(act of doing; performing, executing, committing, perpetrating; act of making, creating; making out, proving; going, making towards).

Noun[edit]

dèanamh m (genitive singular dèanaimh)

  1. verbal noun of dèan
  2. doing, acting, performing
  3. physique, figure, build, constitution
  4. form, make, model
  5. structure, texture, fabric

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
dèanamh dhèanamh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • dénum” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.