Focal an Lae #153
The Word of the Day in Irish

Word: sruth (SROO, OO as in book) [sru]

Meaning: sruth = stream, flow, current

Usage:

History: Old Irish “srúaim” comes from Common Celtic *srō-men, from Indo-European *sru-men-s, from the root *sreu- (to flow). English “stream” is a cognate.

Scottish Gaelic: sruth

2008-06-19 CPD