Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Capitalized form of día (a god).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Día m (genitive )

  1. (Christianity) God

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:Día.

DeclensionEdit
Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative Día
Vocative , (i)
Accusative DíaN
Genitive L, (i)
Dative DíaL
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
DescendantsEdit
  • Irish: Dia
  • Manx: Jee
  • Scottish Gaelic: Dia

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
Día Día
pronounced with /ð(ʲ)-/
nDía
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.