See also: IAD and -iad

Irish edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Irish íat (they, them), from Old Irish é, ía (they) (plural of é (he)) with the addition of the 3rd person plural verb ending.

Cognate with Welsh hwy ~ hwynt, Breton i ~ int, with the same addition of the verb ending.

Pronunciation edit

Pronoun edit

iad (emphatic form iadsan, disjunctive)

  1. they, them

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Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
iad n-iad hiad not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic адъ (adŭ), from Ancient Greek ᾍδης (Hā́idēs). Compare Bulgarian ад (ad).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjad/
  • Rhymes: -ad
  • Hyphenation: iad
  • (file)

Noun edit

iad n (plural iaduri)

  1. hell
    Synonyms: infern, gheenă

Declension edit

Scottish Gaelic edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Irish íat. Cognates include Irish iad and Manx ad.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (stressed) /ˈiə̯t̪/, (unstressed) /ət̪/
  • (Northern and Eastern Highlands) IPA(key): /atʲ/ (as if spelled aid)

Pronoun edit

iad (emphatic iadsan)

  1. third-person plural pronoun; they, them
    Bha iad a' teagasg Seamus.They were teaching James.

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Welsh edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

iad f (plural iadau)

  1. Crown of the head, pate; top, summit.

Mutation edit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
iad unchanged unchanged hiad
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.