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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish dath (colour, dye).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dath m (genitive singular datha, nominative plural dathanna or datha)

  1. colour, pigment
  2. tint
  3. dye

DeclensionEdit

With strong plural:

With weak plural:

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dath dhath ndath
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Old FrisianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

dāth m

  1. death

InflectionEdit


Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dath n

  1. colour
  2. dye

InflectionEdit

Neuter u-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish dath (colour, dye).

NounEdit

dath m (genitive singular datha, plural dathan)

  1. colour, pigment
    Amhairc an dath bàn-dhearg nam bilean. - Behold the pink color of the lips.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Scottish Gaelic · dathan (layout · text)
     bàn      glas      dubh
             dearg ; ruadh              orainds ; donn              buidhe ; donn
             uaine              uaine              gorm ; gorm
             liath ; glas              liath              gorm
             purpaidh ; guirmean              pinc ; purpaidh              pinc