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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ur- +‎ dubh (black) +‎ -aigh (verbal suffix), a back-formation from the verbal noun.

VerbEdit

uraigh (present analytic uraíonn, future analytic uróidh, verbal noun urú, past participle uraithe)

  1. (transitive) darken
  2. (transitive, phonology) eclipse

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

  • "uraigh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “uraigh” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.