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Posted: 06 April 2017 06:15 PM   Ignore ]  
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Hi
Just wondering if the name Fiadh has a fada on the i ? Its pronounced fee-a.
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Posted: 07 April 2017 09:26 AM   Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]  
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In modern Irish spelling, there’s no fada on the i in fiadh. In Old Irish, which followed different spelling rules, it was written with a fada, however (fíad).

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Posted: 07 April 2017 04:07 PM   Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]  
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Ok thanks a million for clarifying !

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