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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

meath

  1. Obsolete form of mead (the drink).

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish methaid (degenerates, declines, fails, is blighted; fails, comes short; blights, causes to decay; enfeebles, intimidates).

VerbEdit

meath (present analytic meathann, future analytic meathfaidh, verbal noun meath, past participle meata)

  1. (intransitive) decline, decay, fail, deteriorate
  2. (transitive) waste, fritter away
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish meth (decay, blight, wasting, failure; (moral) feebleness, degeneracy; failure (to fulfil an obligation)).

NounEdit

meath m (genitive singular meatha)

  1. verbal noun of meath
  2. decline, decay, decadence; failure
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

meath m (genitive singular meath)

  1. Alternative form of meá (balance, scales; weight, measure; equivalent; equal, match; estimation, judgment; measure, expedient)
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
meath mheath not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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