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Etymology edit

Borrowed from Anglo-Norman faute, from Vulgar Latin *fallita (shortcoming), feminine of *fallitus, in place of Latin falsus, perfect passive participle of fallō (deceive).

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Noun edit

fabht m (genitive singular fabht, nominative plural fabhtanna)

  1. fault, flaw; hidden defect; unsoundness at core

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Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fabht fhabht bhfabht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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