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North MarquesanEdit

NumeralEdit

úa

  1. (cardinal) two

Old IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From older aue, from Primitive Irish ᚐᚃᚔ(avi), from Proto-Celtic *awyos (perhaps compare Welsh wyr), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewh₂yos. Cognate with Old Prussian awis, Latin avus, Gothic 𐌰𐍅𐍉(awo) and Old Armenian հաւ(haw).

NounEdit

úa m

  1. grandson
  2. descendant
InflectionEdit
Masculine io-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Contested.

PrepositionEdit

úa

  1. from, of
Alternative formsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Irish: ó
  • Scottish Gaelic: bho

ReferencesEdit


South MarquesanEdit

NumeralEdit

úa

  1. (cardinal) two