dóigh

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish dóïd, from Proto-Indo-European *daywo-. Cognate with Breton devi and Scottish Gaelic dòth.

Verb[edit]

dóigh ‎(present analytic dónn, future analytic dófaidh, verbal noun , past participle dóite)

  1. to burn, scorch, singe
Conjugation[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish doich ‎(likely, probably, adjective).

Noun[edit]

dóigh f ‎(genitive singular dóighe)

  1. trust, hope, confidence
  2. opinion
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Irish dáig ‎(way, manner).

Noun[edit]

dóigh f ‎(genitive singular dóighe, nominative plural dóigheanna)

  1. way, manner (used primarily in fixed phrases, see Derived terms)
    ar an dóigh sin‎ ― in that way
  2. condition, situation, circumstances
    Cad é an dóigh atá ort?
    How is your situation?
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dóigh dhóigh ndóigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.