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IrishEdit

NounEdit

uisge m (genitive singular uisge, nominative plural uisgí)

  1. Obsolete spelling of uisce

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uisge n-uisge huisge t-uisge
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish uisce, from Proto-Celtic *udenskyos, from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

uisge m (genitive singular uisge, plural uisgeachan)

  1. water
  2. rain, shower
    Tha an t-uisge ann.It is raining.
  3. river, stream
    Synonyms: abhainn, sruth
  4. (rare) wave

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uisge n-uisge h-uisge t-uisge
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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