dearbh

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish derb ‎(sure, certain, fixed, determinate).

AdjectiveEdit

dearbh ‎(genitive singular masculine deirbh, genitive singular feminine deirbhe, plural dearbha, comparative deirbhe)

  1. sure, certain

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dearbh dhearbh ndearbh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish derb ‎(sure, certain, fixed, determinate).

AdjectiveEdit

dearbh

  1. same, very, exact
    Is e sin an dearbh rud a tha dhìth oirnn.‎ ― That's the very thing we need.

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

dearbh ‎(past dhearbh, future dearbhaidh, verbal noun dearbhadh, past participle dearbhte)

  1. to try, to test
  2. to prove

Derived termsEdit

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