uafás

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úathbás (horror, terror), from úath (fear, horror, terror) (modern fuath) + bás (death).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uafás m (genitive singular uafáis, nominative plural uafáis)

  1. horror, terror
  2. astonishment, cause of astonishment
  3. vast or astonishing number or amount

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • uafásach (horrible, terrible; vast, astonishing)

Related terms[edit]

  • bás (death)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uafás n-uafás huafás t-uafás
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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