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caith

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Irish

Etymology

From Old Irish caithid; cf. Gaulish cateia (projectile).

Pronunciation

  • (Munster) IPA: [kɑh]
  • (Connacht) IPA: [ka]
  • (Donegal) IPA: [kaih]

Verb

caith

  1. to wear
  2. to consume
  3. to spend
  4. to throw

Conjugation

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caith chaith gcaith
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Usage notes

The future and conditional tenses are also used in the sense "must, have to".

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