aiseag

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish aisec ‎(act of restoring, giving back; restitution, restoration; a purge, vomit).

NounEdit

aiseag m ‎(genitive as substantive aisig, genitive as verbal noun aiseagtha)

  1. verbal noun of aisig
  2. restoration, restitution
  3. vomit, emetic
  4. (finance) returns

DeclensionEdit

As substantive
As verbal noun

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • "aiseag" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • aisec” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish aisec ‎(act of restoring, giving back; restitution, restoration; a purge, vomit).

NounEdit

aiseag m ‎(genitive singular aiseig, plural aiseagan)

  1. ferry
  2. deliverance
  3. return
  4. vomit

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
  • aisec” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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