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Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish accarsóit (anchorage), borrowed from Old Norse [Term?].

NounEdit

acarsaid f (genitive singular acarsaide, plural acarsaidean)

  1. (nautical) port, harbour, haven; anchorage, mooring
    Synonyms: cala, port

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
acarsaid n-acarsaid h-acarsaid t-acarsaid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • accarsóit” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.