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fiadh

fiadh

See also: fiadh-

Irish

Noun

fiadh m (genitive singular fiadha)

  1. (literary) respect, esteem
Declension

Etymology 2

Noun

fiadh m (genitive singular fiadha, nominative plural fiadhanna)

  1. Obsolete spelling of fia
Declension

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fiadh fhiadh bhfiadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References


Scottish Gaelic

Etymology

From Old Irish fíad m (game, wild animals; deer), from Proto-Celtic *wēdus (wild), from Proto-Indo-European *widhu (tree).

Noun

fiadh m (genitive singular fèidh, plural fèidh)

  1. deer

Declension

Derived terms

References

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