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ushtey

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish uisce, from Proto-Celtic *udskiom, from Proto-Indo-European *ud-, Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ushtey m (genitive ushtey, plural ushtaghyn)

  1. water
    Chasherickee eh yn ushtey. ― He blessed the water.
    Laa er meshtey, laa er ushtey. ― A day of boozing, a day on water.

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