saighdear

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish saigteóir (archer, soldier) (compare Irish saighdiúir, saighdeoir), from saiget (arrow) (modern Scottish Gaelic saighead), from Latin sagitta (arrow).

NounEdit

saighdear m (genitive saighdeir, plural saighdearan)

  1. soldier
  2. archer

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Last modified on 19 August 2013, at 13:51