Last modified on 4 July 2014, at 18:55

cothrom

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish comthrom (of the same weight, equal, even, equivalent, evenly-matched, just, equitable, level, smooth; equal weight or amount, equivalent, balance (of weights), equality, equivalence, justice, equity, fair treatment), equivalent to comh- +‎ trom.

AdjectiveEdit

cothrom

  1. equally heavy, balanced
  2. equal
  3. level

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

cothrom m (genitive cothroim, nominative plural cothroim)

  1. an equal weight
    a chothrom d'ór ― his weight in gold
  2. equity, justice, fair play
    ar an gcothromon the level
  3. a level area (of ground etc., also figuratively)
    cothrom sa bhféar ghlas ― an even place in the grass
    i gcothrom le ― equal to, level with

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cothrom chothrom gcothrom
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish comthrom (of the same weight, equal, even, equivalent, evenly-matched, just, equitable, level, smooth; equal weight or amount, equivalent, balance (of weights), equality, equivalence, justice, equity, fair treatment), equivalent to co- +‎ trom.

AdjectiveEdit

cothrom

  1. (mathematics): even (not odd)

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

cothrom m (genitive cothruim, plural cothroman)

  1. chance, opportunity
  2. balance, equilibrium, equity, impartiality
  3. scales, balance (device)
  4. justice

Derived termsEdit