Scottish Gaelic edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old Irish fás, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁weh₂-.

Adjective edit

fàs (comparative fàsa)

  1. empty
  2. barren, waste, uncultivated, fallow, desolate
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Old Irish ásaid.

Verb edit

fàs (past dh'fhàs, future fàsaidh, verbal noun fàs, past participle fàsta)

  1. grow
  2. become

Noun edit

fàs m (genitive singular fàis)

  1. verbal noun of fàs
  2. growth

Welsh edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit


  1. Soft mutation of màs.

Mutation edit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
màs fàs unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.