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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Irish aimsigid (aim at; attempt), from Old Irish ammus (an attempt), verbal noun of ad·midethar (attempt).

VerbEdit

aimsigh (present analytic aimsíonn, future analytic aimseoidh, verbal noun aimsiú, past participle aimsithe) (transitive)

  1. aim
  2. hit
  3. find, locate; lay hands on
  4. make attempt at, attack
  5. tempt
  6. (mathematics) determine
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

aimsigh

  1. inflection of aimseach:
    1. vocative/genitive singular masculine
    2. (archaic) dative singular feminine

MutationEdit

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

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