liath

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish líath, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlētos (compare Welsh llwyd, Cornish loys, Breton loued), from Proto-Indo-European *pel- ‘grey’ (compare English fallow).

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liath

  1. grey
  2. light blue
  3. grey-haired

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish líath.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

liath (comparative lèithe)

  1. pale or bright blue
  2. silvery gray

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