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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. (poetic, archaic) to weep

Conjugation[edit]

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(With verbal prefixes):


Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *rīxs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs ‎(ruler, king).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

 m ‎(genitive singular , nominative plural ríthe)

  1. king (male monarch)
  2. king (chess; cards; checkers/draughts)

Declension[edit]

  • Superseded spelling of genitive singular: ríogh
  • Superseded spelling of dative singular: rígh
  • Alternative nominative plural: ríogha
  • Alternative genitive plural: ríogh

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: Ryan (name)

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Irish · fir fichille (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
ceithearnach, fichillín ridire easpag caiseal banríon

References[edit]

  • ” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “rí” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *rīxs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs ‎(ruler, king), which is derived from *h₃reǵ-. Cognates include Sanskrit राज् ‎(rāj, king), राजन् ‎(rājan), and Latin rēx ‎(king).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

 m ‎(velar stem, genitive singular ríg, nominative plural ríg)

  1. king
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 85d7
      amtis forbristi ind ríg, glosses principibus oppressis

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Derived terms[edit]

  • rígad ‎(crowning, coronation, noun)
  • rígaid ‎(crown, make a king, verb)
  • rígda ‎(royal; palace)
  • rígdacht ‎(palace)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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