glas-

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From glas (green, grey; immature, unseasoned; raw, inexperienced; pale, sickly-hued).

Prefix[edit]

glas-

  1. green, greenish
  2. grey, greyish
  3. pale, pallid
  4. immature, unseasoned
  5. raw, inexperienced
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From glas (lock).

Prefix[edit]

glas-

  1. locked, tight, secure
Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
glas- ghlas- nglas-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "glas-" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “glas-” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.