abaid

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IrishEdit

NounEdit

abaid f ‎(genitive singular abaide, nominative plural abaideacha)

  1. Alternative form of aibíd(habit, religious dress)

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish aibit(habit, dress; habit, custom), from Latin habitus(condition, bearing, state, appearance, dress, attire), from habeō(I have, hold, keep).

NounEdit

abaid f ‎(genitive singular abaide, plural abaidean)

  1. abbey
  2. (dated) cowl, hood (monk's)
  3. (dated) hat

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • aibit” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.