áthas

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish áithes, áthas ‎(sharpness, keenness; successful feat, exploit, victory; joy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

áthas m ‎(genitive singular áthais)

  1. joy, gladness
    áthas ar an mbuachaill.
    The boy is glad.
  2. Alternative form of áitheas ‎(success, victory)

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

Used with the preposition ar ‎(on) to indicate "being glad" (see usage example above).

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • áthasach ‎(glad, joyful; successful, victorious, adj)

MutationEdit

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

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