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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish intí; synchroncially analyzable as an (the) + t- (marker of t-prothesis) + é (him).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

an

  1. the one who; (s)he who
    • 1927, Patrick S. Dinneen, Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, p. 1184:
      an té ḃraṫas is é ṁarḃas
      he who betrays slays (saying)
      an Té is feárr
      the Best, God
      Donnċaḋ an té
      D. is he

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