reithe

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish reithe (ram).

Noun[edit]

reithe m (genitive singular reithe, nominative plural reithí)

  1. ram (male sheep)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

reithe f

  1. genitive singular of reith

Further reading[edit]

  • reithe” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "reithe" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “reithe” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “reithe” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reithe m (genitive reithi, nominative plural reithi)

  1. ram (male sheep)
  2. boats used as fireships

Inflection[edit]

Masculine io-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative reithe reitheL reithiL
Vocative reithi reitheL reithiu
Accusative reitheN reitheL reithiu
Genitive reithiL reithe reitheN
Dative reithiuL reithib reithib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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