fís

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fís n ‎(genitive singular físs, no plural)

  1. (music) F sharp

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish fís ‎(vision), from Latin vīsiō ‎(seeing, sight, vision, view).

Noun[edit]

fís f ‎(genitive singular físe, nominative plural físeanna)

  1. vision, dream
  2. (historical) vision tale
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fís f ‎(genitive singular físe, nominative plural físeacha)

  1. wage, fee
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fís fhís bhfís
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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