scíath

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *skeito- (compare Welsh ysgwydd (shoulder).

Noun[edit]

scíath m, f

  1. shield, buckler
  2. (by extension) warrior
  3. protection, defense, safeguard
  4. protector, guardian

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

scíath m

  1. wing

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Descendants[edit]