sásta

See also: saasta

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish sásta (satisfied, content; capable of giving satisfaction, satisfactory, agreeable, pleasant), from sásaid (satisfies, feeds; assuages, soothes) (compare modern sásaigh (assuage appetite, feed; satisfy, please)).

AdjectiveEdit

sásta

  1. satisfied, contented, pleased
  2. agreeable, willing
  3. handy
    1. easy to handle, to manage
    2. convenient
    3. clever with one's hands

Derived termsEdit

  • míshásta (displeased, dissatisfied; awkward)
  • sástacht (satisfaction; contentment, ease; agreeableness, willingness; handiness)
  • sástaí (handy, deft, skilful person)

NounEdit

sásta m

  1. genitive singular of sásamh

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sásta shásta
after "an", tsásta
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

VerbEdit

sásta

  1. past participle of sásaid

AdjectiveEdit

sásta

  1. satisfied, content
  2. capable of giving satisfaction, satisfactory, agreeable, pleasant
Last modified on 17 December 2013, at 23:46