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greannmhar

IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

greann (fun, humour; mirth, pleasantry; joking, jesting; love, affection) +‎ -mhar; Old Irish grennmar (witty, humorous, odd; affable, lovable)

AdjectiveEdit

greannmhar

  1. funny
    1. humorous, comical, amusing
    2. odd, strange, queer, curious
  2. loving, amiable
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

greann (bristly hair or beard; bristling, ruffled, irritated appearance) +‎ -mhar; Old Irish grendmar, grennmar (hostile, aggressive, daring)

AdjectiveEdit

greannmhar

  1. hairy, bristly
  2. bristling, ruffled, irritated
  3. rough, combative; challenging, defiant
  4. (medicine) irritating
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
greannmhar ghreannmhar ngreannmhar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.