eite

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ette.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eite f (genitive singular eite, nominative plural eití)

  1. wing (of bird; of army)
  2. pinion; wing feather
  3. fin (of a fish, etc.)
  4. (zoology) pinnule
  5. (surveying) vane
  6. wing-like attachment
  7. (politics) wing
    an eite chléthe left wing

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
eite n-eite heite not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "eite" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “eite” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “eite” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Lithuanian[edit]

Participle[edit]

eite

  1. "manner of action" būdinys participle of eiti.

Paelignian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Latin īte

Verb[edit]

eite

  1. to go (plural active imperative form)