See also: dlùth

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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AdjectiveEdit

dlúth (genitive singular masculine dlúith, genitive singular feminine dlúithe, plural dlútha, comparative dlúithe)

  1. close, compact
  2. dense, solid
  3. close, tight
  4. near
  5. intense, earnest
DeclensionEdit
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NounEdit

dlúth m (genitive singular dlúith)

  1. (weaving, etc.) warp
    Synonym: deilbh
DeclensionEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

See dlúthaigh.

VerbEdit

dlúth (present analytic dlúthann, future analytic dlúthfaidh, verbal noun dlúthadh, past participle dlúta)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) Alternative form of dlúthaigh (compact, compress, tighten; draw together, gather; draw close)
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

dlúth

  1. Alternative form of dlú

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dlúth dhlúth ndlúth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • Entries containing “dlúth” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “dlúth” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

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