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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish báeth, baíd, baíth, bóeth (foolish, stupid, silly, thoughtless, reckless).

AdjectiveEdit

baoth (genitive singular masculine baoith, genitive singular feminine baoithe, plural baotha, comparative baoithe)

  1. foolish; fatuous
  2. vain, giddy
  3. (nautical, of boat) unsteady
  4. (of colour) inclined to run
  5. dull pale brown
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Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

baoth (genitive singular masculine baoith, genitive singular feminine baoithe, plural baotha, comparative baoithe)

  1. Alternative form of maoth (soft, tender; weak, enervate; moist; soppy, sentimental)
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
baoth bhaoth mbaoth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish báeth, baíd, baíth, bóeth (foolish, stupid, silly, thoughtless, reckless).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

baoth

  1. foolish, silly, simple, stupid, fatuous, inept

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