dligid

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Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʲlʲiɣʲiðʲ/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *dligeti, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰelgʰ-.

Compare Welsh dylu (be indebted; have a right to), Gothic 𐌳𐌿𐌻𐌲𐍃 (dulgs, debt) and Old Church Slavonic длъгъ (dlŭgŭ, debt)).

Verb[edit]

dligid (conjunct ·dlig, verbal noun dliged)

  1. to be entitled to, have a right to, be owed (as a debt)
  2. to deserve, merit
Conjugation[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

dligid

  1. genitive singular of dliged

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • dligid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.