bruth

See also: bruth-

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish bruth.

NounEdit

bruth m ‎(genitive singular brutha, nominative plural bruthanna)

  1. heat
  2. rash, eruption
  3. (textiles) nap, pile, covering
  4. surf
DeclensionEdit
Alternative formsEdit
SynonymsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bruth f ‎(genitive singular as substantive bruithe, genitive as verbal noun bruite)

  1. Alternative form of bruith

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bruth bhruth mbruth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bruth m

  1. raging, violent or boiling heat
  2. blaze, (fiery) glow

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
bruth bruth
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbruth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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