Irish edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Old Irish aindeis (left; awkward, ungainly; poor, wretched), from dess (right-hand; south; right, just; convenient, agreeable) (modern deas).

Adjective edit

ainnis (genitive singular masculine ainnis, genitive singular feminine ainnise, plural ainnise, comparative ainnise)

  1. miserable; mean; wretched, afflicted
  2. awkward, ungainly

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Related terms edit

  • ainnise f (misery; meanness; awkwardness)

Mutation edit

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

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