maith

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish maith, from Proto-Celtic *matis, from possible Proto-Indo-European *mē-. Cognate with Welsh mad, Breton mad, Cornish mas. Compare Scottish Gaelic math and Manx Gaelic 'mie'.

AdjectiveEdit

maith (comparative fearr)

  1. good

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

maith f (genitive maithe, nominative plural maithe)

  1. good, goodness

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

maith (present analytic maitheann, future analytic maithfidh, verbal noun maitheamh, past participle maite)

  1. to forgive, pardon

InflectionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
maith mhaith unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

VerbEdit

maith (present participle mathadh)

  1. Alternative form of math.

NounEdit

maith m

  1. genitive singular of math
Last modified on 24 February 2014, at 21:57