fiadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fiadh m (genitive singular fiadha)

  1. (literary) respect, esteem
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

fiadh m (genitive singular fiadha, nominative plural fiadhanna)

  1. Obsolete spelling of fia
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fiadh fhiadh bhfiadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fíad m (game, wild animals; deer), from Proto-Celtic *wēdus (wild), from Proto-Indo-European *widhu (tree).

Noun[edit]

fiadh m (genitive singular fèidh, plural fèidh)

  1. deer

Declension[edit]


Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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