slíab

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *slēbos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

slíab n (genitive slébe, nominative plural slébe)

  1. mountain, mountain range
  2. moor

Declension[edit]

Neuter s-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative slíabN slíabN sléibeL
Vocative slíabN slíabN sléibeL
Accusative slíabN slíabN sléibeL
Genitive sléibeL sléibe sléibeN
Dative sléibL sléibib sléibib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
slíab ṡlíab unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]