leugh

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Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *laygos (calf) (compare Old Irish lóeg, Welsh llo), from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂p- (cattle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [løːx], [leːx]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [lɛwh]

Noun[edit]

leugh m (plural leuhi)

  1. calf (young cow)

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

leugh (past leugh, future leughaidh, verbal noun leughadh, past participle leughte)

  1. read
    Leugh seo.Read this.
    Bha e inntinneach sin a leughadh.It was interesting to read that.

Derived terms[edit]