kath

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *katsa, cognate with Hittite kattu(spiteful), Old Irish cath(id), Tocharian A kat(destruction), Old Norse hǫðr(war, slaughter). The sense development went from 'infection, disease' to 'protuberance'.

Noun[edit]

kath m (indefinite plural kathë, definite singular kathi, definite plural kathët)

  1. infected pimple, protuberance (in the eye)
Synonyms[edit]

Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *kaθ, from Proto-Celtic *kattā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kath f (plural kathes)

  1. cat