EstonianEdit

NounEdit

adrad

  1. nominative plural of ader

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Past participle of Middle English adreden, from Old English ondrǣdan.

AdjectiveEdit

adrad

  1. Full of dread or fear; afraid.
    • 1387–1400, Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, General Prologue, Line 607:
      They were adrad of him as of death.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: adread

See alsoEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for adrad in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin adōrātiō, assimilated to the suffix -ad.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

adrad m (genitive adartho)

  1. verbal noun of ad·ora
  2. worship

InflectionEdit

Masculine u-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative adrad adradL adarthae
Vocative adrad adradL adradu
Accusative adradN adradL adradu
Genitive adarthoH, adarthaH adartho, adartha adarthaeN
Dative adradL adarthaib adarthaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
adrad unchanged n-adrad
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit