guigh

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish guidid, from Proto-Celtic *gʷedyeti, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰédʰyeti (to request, pray, ask for).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

guigh (present analytic guíonn, future analytic guífidh, verbal noun guí, past participle guite)

  1. to pray

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
guigh ghuigh nguigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ “guiḋim” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  2. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 124.
  3. ^ Tomás de Bhaldraithe, 1975, The Irish of Cois Fhairrge, Co. Galway: A Phonetic Study, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, section 547.
  4. ^ Tomás de Bhaldraithe, 1977, Gaeilge Chois Fhairrge: An Deilbhíocht, 2nd edition, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, section 180.

Further reading[edit]

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