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adhair

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish adraid (adores, worships), from Latin adōrō.

VerbEdit

adhair (present analytic adhrann, future analytic adharfaidh, verbal noun adhradh, past participle adhartha)

  1. (transitive) adore, worship
  2. (transitive, literary) adhere to, follow (with de, do)
ConjugationEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

adhair m

  1. genitive singular of adhar (sore, irritation)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
adhair n-adhair hadhair not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "adhair" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 adraid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “adhair” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

adhair m sg

  1. genitive singular of adhar (air, sky, heaven)

MutationEdit

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