baithis

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish baithis, baithes, bathais (baptism; the order of baptism, the baptismal rite; (by association) crown of the head) (compare Scottish Gaelic bathais), from Latin baptisma, ultimately from Ancient Greek βάπτισμα (báptisma).

NounEdit

baithis f (genitive singular baithise, nominative plural baithisí)

  1. (anatomy) top, crown (of head)

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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
baithis bhaithis mbaithis
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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