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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish snáithe, a singulative form of snáth (thread).

NounEdit

snáithe m (genitive singular snáithe, nominative plural snáithí)

  1. (single) thread, strand
    1. thread, stitch
  2. granular texture, grit, fibre, (carpentry) grain

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
snáithe shnáithe
after an, tsnáithe
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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