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See also: dias and Dias

Old Irish[edit]


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días f

  1. ear of corn
  2. shoot or fruit of palm tree
  3. point of a weapon (usually of a sword)


Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative díasL déisL díasaH
Vocative díasL déisL díasaH
Accusative déisN déisL díasaH
Genitive déiseH díasL díasN
Dative déisL díasaib díasaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived terms[edit]


  • Middle Irish: días


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



días m pl

  1. plural of día
    • El resto della concluían sayo de velarte, calzas de velludo para las fiestas, con sus pantuflos de lo mesmo, y los días de entresemana se honraba con su vellorí de lo más fino.
      The rest of it went in a doublet of fine cloth and velvet breeches and shoes to match for holidays, while on days during the week he made a brave figure in his best homespun.