slicht

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English slight (bad, of poor quality, aslo meaning smooth or level), from Old English sliht (smooth, level), from Proto-Germanic *slihtaz. Cognate with Danish slet (bad, poor, wrong), Dutch slecht (bad), German schlecht (bad), Low German slecht (bad).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

slicht

  1. (regional, obsolete) Bad, of poor quality (as, goods).
    The copemen here ‎are selling sare slicht goods.

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *slixtus (track, section)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

slicht m

  1. mark
    Synonyms: éccosc, not, séla
  2. trace, track
    Synonyms: éis, eng, lorg
  3. trail
  4. section
    Synonyms: slecht
  5. offspring
    Synonyms: ciniud, clann, íartaige, maccrad, suth, trog

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

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