peata

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

peata

  1. abessive singular of pea

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish peta, petta; either from an Old French term related to petit, or a native term (< *fetta ~ *setta).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peata m (genitive singular peata, nominative plural peataí)

  1. pet

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
peata pheata bpeata
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish peta, petta (pet); either from an Old French term related to petit, or a native term (< *fetta ~ *setta).

Noun[edit]

peata m (genitive singular peata, plural peatachan or peatan or peataichean)

  1. pet, tame animal
  2. spoiled child

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • peata” 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) , “pet(t)a”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language