sreabh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sreabh f (genitive singular sreibhe, nominative plural sreabha)

  1. stream
  2. current, flow
  3. trickle; drip, drop
  4. stretch, spell

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Verb[edit]

sreabh (present analytic sreabhann, future analytic sreabhfaidh, verbal noun sreabhadh, past participle sreafa)

  1. (intransitive) stream, flow
    Synonym: snigh

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sreabh shreabh
after an, tsreabh
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "sreabh" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “sreabh” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.