liostacht

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish listacht (tediousness, importunity, listlessness, sloth); synchronically, liosta (slow, tedious; irksome, tiresome; persistent, importunate) +‎ -acht (abstract nominal suffix).

Noun[edit]

liostacht f (genitive singular liostachta)

  1. tediousness, tiresomeness
  2. persistence, importunity

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • liostachán m (tiresome, importunate, person)
  • liostachas m (listlessness, languidness; lingering illness)

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