ith

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From i +‎ -th.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ith
  • Sometimes written as i'th or i-th

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ith ‎(not comparable)

  1. (mathematics) Occurring at position i in a sequence.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Pitman ess and ish, which it is related to phonetically and graphically, and the sound it represents.

Noun[edit]

ith ‎(plural iths)

  1. The name of the letter ⟨(⟩, which stands for the th sound (/θ/) in Pitman shorthand.
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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *its, from Proto-Indo-European *egʰs ‎(from, out of). Related to Lithuanian ìš, Latvian iz and Old Prussian is[1].

Adverb[edit]

ith

  1. behind
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References[edit]

  1. ^ “ith” in Vladimir Orel (1998), Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill Academic Publishers, page 154

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ithid ‎(eats, bites, devours; grazes), from Proto-Celtic *φit-e/o-, from Proto-Indo-European *peyt-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ith ‎(present analytic itheann, future analytic íosfaidh, verbal noun ithe, past participle ite)

  1. eat

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ith n-ith hith t-ith
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "ith" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • ithid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 136.
  • Holmer, Nils M. (1962). The Dialects of Co. Clare, part I. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, p. 151.
  • Ó Buachalla, Breandán (2003). An Teanga Bheo: Gaeilge Chléire. Dublin: Institiúid Teangeolaíochta Éireann, ISBN 0-946452-98-9, p. 82.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ith

  1. second-person singular imperative of ithid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ith unchanged n-ith
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ithid ‎(eats, bites, devours; grazes), from Proto-Celtic *φit-e/o-, from Proto-Indo-European *peyt-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ith ‎(past dh'ith, future ithidh, verbal noun ithe, past participle ithte)

  1. eat

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • ithid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.