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See also: IAD and -iad

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish íat (they, them).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

iad (emphatic form iadsan, disjunctive)

  1. they, them

See alsoEdit

MutationEdit

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.

Further readingEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from a Slavic language. Compare Bulgarian ад (ad).

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -ad
  • (file)

NounEdit

iad n (plural iaduri)

  1. hell

SynonymsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish íat (they, them).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

iad

  1. they
  2. them
    Bha iad a' teagasg Seamus. - They were teaching James.

Usage notesEdit

Note that iad, or any other free-standing pronoun, cannot be used as the object of a verbal noun.

  • *Bha Seamus a' teagasg iad. - Intended: 'James was teaching them.'

Instead, one of the gam series must be used. See the discussion at here.

Derived termsEdit

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