grís

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See also: gris and gris'

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gríss.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grís m (genitive singular gríss, nominative plural grísir)

  1. piglet
  2. pig (slovenly person)
  3. a lucky guess

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

grís m

  1. genitive singular of gríos

Noun[edit]

grís f

  1. Alternative form of gríos (hot ashes, embers)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
grís ghrís ngrís
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

grís f

  1. heat, fire, embers, hot ashes
  2. (figuratively) glow, ardour, valour, passion

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
grís grís
pronounced with /ɣ(ʲ)-/
ngrís
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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