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Irish cardinal numbers
 <  9 10 11  > 
    Cardinal : deich
    Ordinal : deichiú
    Personal : deichniúr

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish deich, from Proto-Celtic *dekam, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

deich (triggers eclipsis)

  1. ten
    deich gclochten stones (also "ten stone" = 140 pounds)
    deich n-uaireten times

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
deich dheich ndeich
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *dekam, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.

NumeralEdit

Old Irish cardinal numbers
 <  9 10 20  > 
    Cardinal : deich
    Ordinal : dechmad

deich

  1. ten

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

Scottish Gaelic cardinal numbers
 <  9 10 11  > 
    Cardinal : deich
    Ordinal : deicheamh

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish deich, from Proto-Celtic *dekam, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

deich

  1. (cardinal) ten

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • 2 deich n-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.