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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish snímaid (spins; twists), from Old Irish sním, verbal noun of sníïd (twists, binds, ties).

VerbEdit

sníomh (present analytic sníomhann, future analytic sníomhfaidh, verbal noun sníomh, past participle sníofa)

  1. spin; twirl, turn
  2. twist, twine; (hands) wring
    Is deacair seanslat a shníomh.You can't teach an old dog new tricks.
  3. strain, wrench
  4. (with le) strive, struggle, with

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

sníomh m (genitive as substantive sníomha, genitive as verbal noun sníofa)

  1. verbal noun of sníomh
  2. spinning
  3. twisting, twining; (of hands) wringing
  4. struggle; strain, wrench
  5. care, anxiety

DeclensionEdit

Substantive

Verbal noun

MutationEdit

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

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