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. (literary, ~ de, do) adhere to, follow
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 t-adhair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • "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.

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

adhair m

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