neamh

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish nem, from Proto-Celtic *nemos ‎(heaven, sky), from Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos.

NounEdit

neamh f ‎(genitive singular neimhe)

  1. heaven; sky, firmament

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "neamh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 nem” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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