toísech

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Primitive Irish ᚈᚑᚃᚔᚄᚐᚉᚔ ‎(tovisaci, genitive), from Proto-Celtic *towissākos ‎(leader) (compare Welsh tywysog ‎(prince)), from either Proto-Indo-European *wedʰ- ‎(lead) or Proto-Indo-European *weyd- ‎(know, see).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

toísech m ‎(genitive toísig, nominative plural toísig)

  1. leader, chief
  2. first-mentioned thing or person

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

toísech

  1. first
  2. most important
  3. sooner

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
toísech thoísech toísech
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.