maide

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

maide (plural maides)

  1. Obsolete spelling of maid

Anagrams[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish maide.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maide m (genitive singular maide, nominative plural maidí)

  1. stick
  2. peg
  3. baton
  4. (nautical) rib, timber
  5. (golf) club

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
maide mhaide not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Middle Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

maide m

  1. stick

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
maide maide
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish maide.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maide m (genitive singular maide, plural maidean or maideachan)

  1. wood, timber
  2. stick
  3. staff, cudgel

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
maide mhaide
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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