taibhse

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish taidbsiu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt̪ˠavʲʃə] or [ˈt̪ˠəiʃə]

NounEdit

taibhse f (genitive singular taibhse, nominative plural taibhsí)

  1. ghost
  2. appearance

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
taibhse thaibhse dtaibhse
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish taidbsiu.

NounEdit

taibhse m or f (genitive singular taibhse, plural taibhsean)

  1. apparition, spirit, spectre, phantom, ghost
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Norn tåisti.

NounEdit

taibhse f (genitive singular taibhse, plural taibhsean)

  1. common murre