straid

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sráit, from Old Norse stræti, from Late Latin strāta (possibly via Old English strǣt or Old Frisian strēte).

Noun[edit]

straid f ‎(genitive singular straiddey, plural straiddyn)

  1. street
    Ta'n straid bio lesh sleih.‎ ― The street is seething with people.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
straid hraid
after "yn", traid
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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