do-

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Czech[edit]

Prefix[edit]

do-

  1. A prefix, usually indicating a destination or a completed action or state.

Derived terms[edit]



Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish do-, du-, from Proto-Celtic *dus-, from Proto-Indo-European *dus-.

Prefix[edit]

do-

  1. impossible, extremely difficult, to
  2. ill, evil

Derived terms[edit]


Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
do- dho- ndo-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "do-" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • do-, du-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish do-, du-.

Prefix[edit]

do-

  1. non-, un-

Derived terms[edit]


References[edit]

  • do-, du-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *dus-, from Proto-Indo-European *dus-.

Alternative forms[edit]

Prefix[edit]

do-

  1. impossible, extremely difficult, to
  2. ill, evil

Derived terms[edit]


Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Prefix[edit]

do-

  1. pretonic form of di-
  2. pretonic form of to-

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • do-, du-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Polish[edit]

Prefix[edit]

do-

  1. further, additionally
  2. completing something unfinished

Derived terms[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish do-, du-.

Prefix[edit]

do-

  1. un-

Derived terms[edit]


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • do-, du-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.