pósadh

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See also: pòsadh

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verbal noun:

Past indicative autonomous:

Past subjunctive analytic and third-person singular imperative:

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Irish pósad m ‎(the act of marrying or espousing, marriage), verbal noun of pósaid ‎(marries); synchronically, pós +‎ -adh.

Noun[edit]

pósadh m ‎(genitive singular pósta, nominative plural póstaí)

  1. verbal noun of pós
  2. (state, ceremony of) marriage
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

pósadh

  1. past indicative autonomous of pós
  2. past subjunctive analytic of pós
  3. third-person singular imperative of pós

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pósadh phósadh bpósadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "pósadh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • pósad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.