filleadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish filliud, verbal noun of fillid.

Noun[edit]

filleadh m (genitive as verbal noun fillte, genitive as regular noun fillidh, plural fillteacha)

  1. verbal noun of fill
  2. folding; bend, fold
    1. (geography) fold, folding
    2. (biology, geology, medicine) plication
  3. return
    1. (biology) reversion (to type)
    2. (of action) recoil
    3. (electricity) lapping
    4. (medicine, of symptoms) recurrence

Declension[edit]

As verbal noun
As regular noun

Verb[edit]

filleadh

  1. inflection of fill:
    1. past indicative autonomous
    2. past subjunctive analytic
    3. third-person singular imperative

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
filleadh fhilleadh bhfilleadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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