FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

taise

  1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of taire

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish taise (dampness, moistness, softness; tenderness, mercy; weakness, feebleness; swoon, fainting fit, unconsciousness).

NounEdit

taise f (genitive singular taise)

  1. dampness, moistness, humidity
  2. softness, smoothness, tenderness
  3. mildness, gentleness; kindness, compassion
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish taise (dead body, corpse, remains; relics of a saint; remnant, remains, ruins; manes, spirit, ghost).

NounEdit

taise f (genitive singular taise, nominative plural taisí)

  1. doppelganger, fetch, wraith
  2. shade, apparition, ghost
  3. remains, relics
  4. ruins
DeclensionEdit
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

taise

  1. inflection of tais (damp, moist, humid; soft, smooth, tender; mild, gentle; kind, compassionate; soft, weak, indulgent):
    1. genitive feminine singular
    2. nominative/vocative/dative/strong genitive plural
    3. comparative degree

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
taise thaise dtaise
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • Entries containing “taise” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “taise” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

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