gníomh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gním, from Proto-Celtic *gnīm-, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₁- (to produce, beget). Akin to déan. Compare Scottish Gaelic gnìomh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gníomh m (genitive singular gnímh, nominative plural gníomhartha)

  1. (literary)
    1. (act of) doing, performing; working, exercising
    2. work, function
  2. clamp’, built-up sods on stack of turf
  3. action
  4. act, deed
  5. (theater) act
  6. (of land measure) twelfth part of ploughland; grass of one cow
  7. (law) fact

Declension[edit]

Alternative declension

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gníomh ghníomh ngníomh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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