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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish caithid; compare Gaulish cateia (projectile).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

caith (present analytic caitheann, future analytic caithfidh, verbal noun caitheamh, past participle caite)

  1. to wear
  2. to consume
    1. to smoke (tobacco)
  3. to spend
  4. to throw
  5. (in future and conditional) must, have to
    Caithfidh mé imeacht.I have to go.

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caith chaith gcaith
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish caithid.

VerbEdit

caith (past chaith, future caithidh, verbal noun caitheamh, past participle caithte)

  1. spend, pass (time)
  2. waste, squander
  3. wear (clothes)

Derived termsEdit