Irish edit

Noun edit

dlighe m (genitive singular dlighe, nominative plural dlighthe)

  1. Obsolete spelling of dlí (law)

Declension edit

Verb edit

dlighe

  1. Obsolete spelling of dlí (analytic present subjunctive of dligh)

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dlighe dhlighe ndlighe
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic edit

Etymology edit

From Old Irish dliged (law).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

dlighe f (genitive singular dlighe, plural dlighean)

  1. law, ordinance
  2. duty
  3. due, title, right
  4. tribute, custom
  5. perquisite
  6. property

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
dlighe dhlighe
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading edit

  • Edward Dwelly (1911) “dlighe”, in Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan [The Illustrated Gaelic–English Dictionary]‎[1], 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • Gregory Toner, Sharon Arbuthnot, Máire Ní Mhaonaigh, Marie-Luise Theuerkauf, Dagmar Wodtko, editors (2019), “dliged”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language