IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Proper nounEdit

  1. genitive singular of Dia

Etymology 2Edit

Originally the dative of dia ‎(day).

PrepositionEdit

‎(plus genitive, triggers h-prothesis, used only with the names of the days of the week)

  1. on
    Domhnaigh‎ ― on Sunday
Usage notesEdit

is not used with Déardaoin ‎(Thursday), which by itself is both the noun “Thursday” and the adverb “on Thursday”.

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

  1. vocative singular of Día
  2. genitive singular of Día

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization

pronounced with /ð(ʲ)-/
nDé
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
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