See also: áith

IrishEdit

PrefixEdit

aith-

  1. slender form of ath- (re-, second; old, rejected, ex-; return; later, after)

Usage notesEdit

Used before slender vowels and consonants.

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *ati-.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

aith- (pretonic ad-)

  1. (with verbs, verbal nouns) re-
  2. (with nouns) second, a further
  3. (with nouns indicating person) ex-

Derived termsEdit

  • aittecht (returning; expounding, instruction)

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: ath-
  • Manx: aa-
  • Scottish Gaelic: ath-