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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Irish rithimm, from Latin rhythmus, from Ancient Greek ῥυθμός (rhuthmós, any measured flow or movement, symmetry, rhythm).

NounEdit

rithim f (genitive singular rithime, nominative plural rithimí)

  1. (music, golf) rhythm
  2. (geology, of sedimentation) rhythm
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Etymology 2Edit

See etymology on the main entry.

VerbEdit

rithim

  1. first-person singular present indicative and imperative of rith

Further readingEdit

  • rithim(m)” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "rithim" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “rithim” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “rithim” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.