fíad

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Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Celtic *wēdus, from Proto-Indo-European *widʰu- ‎(tree).

NounEdit

fíad m

  1. game, wild animals
  2. deer
  3. wasteland, wilderness
  4. honour
  5. respect
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Celtic *wēdo- ‎(sight, presence), from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- ‎(perceive, see).

PrepositionEdit

fíad

  1. before
  2. in front of

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
fíad ḟíad fíad
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.