nimh

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See also: NIMH and NiMH

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish neim (poison, venom; bane, malefic power; virulence, keenness, penetrating force; sharpness, bitterness, causticity).

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Noun[edit]

nimh f (genitive singular nimhe)

  1. poison
  2. venom, virulence, bitterness, animosity

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish neim (poison, venom; bane, malefic power; virulence, keenness, penetrating force; sharpness, bitterness, causticity).

Noun[edit]

nimh m (genitive singular nimhe or neimhe, plural nimhean)

  1. poison, venom
  2. bitterness, malice, animosity

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References[edit]

  • nimh” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “neim”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language