fómhar

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier fóghmhar and fomhar, from Middle Irish fogamur (harvest), from Old Irish fogamar, fogomur (winter), from Proto-Celtic *wo-gamur (under winter), from Proto-Celtic *gamur (winter). Akin to geimhreadh. Cognate with Welsh cynauaf. Compare Scottish Gaelic foghar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈfˠuːvˠəɾˠ], [fˠõːɾˠ]

NounEdit

fómhar m (genitive fómhair, nominative plural fómhair)

  1. autumn, fall
  2. harvest, harvesting

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fómhar fhómhar bhfómhar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Last modified on 9 December 2013, at 03:05