faik

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ·aicci (sees), prototonic form of ad·cí, from Proto-Celtic *ad-kʷis-o-, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷei- (observe) or *kʷes-. The initial f- of the modern form comes from the misinterpretation of aic- as lenited fhaic-.

Verb[edit]

faik (verbal noun fakin, future heeym, past honnick)

  1. to see

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
faik aik vaik
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.