See also: dli and DLI

Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old Irish dliged.

Noun edit

dlí m (genitive singular dlí, nominative plural dlithe)

  1. law (rule, code, instruction, or prohibition)
Declension edit
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Further reading edit

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

dlí m (genitive singular dlite)

  1. verbal noun of dligh

Verb edit


  1. present subjunctive analytic of dligh

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dlí dhlí ndlí
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References edit

  1. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899) Die araner mundart (in German), volume II, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, page 65
  2. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, page 84