Last modified on 27 November 2014, at 08:04

dearbh

See also: dearbh-

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish derb (sure, certain, fixed, determinate).

AdjectiveEdit

dearbh (comparative deirbhe, genitive singular masculine deirbh, genitive singular feminine deirbhe, plural dearbha)

  1. sure, certain

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dearbh dhearbh ndearbh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish derb (sure, certain, fixed, determinate).

AdjectiveEdit

dearbh

  1. same, very, exact
    Is e sin an dearbh rud a tha dhìth oirnn. ― That's the very thing we need.

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

dearbh (past dhearbh, future dearbhaidh, verbal noun dearbhadh, past participle dearbhte)

  1. try, test
  2. prove

Derived termsEdit