IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish ad·gair.

VerbEdit

agair (present analytic agraíonn, future analytic agróidh, verbal noun agairt, past participle agartha)

  1. (transitive) plead, entreat
  2. (transitive, with ar) avenge, retribute
  3. (transitive, law) sue
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

agair m sg

  1. vocative/genitive singular of agar (agar)

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit


Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

agair

  1. passive singular present indicative of aigid

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
agair unchanged n-agair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ad·gair. Compare Irish agair (plead, entreat, sue).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

agair (past dh'agair, future agairidh, verbal noun agairt)

  1. claim, demand
  2. petition
  3. (transitive, with air) crave
    Tha mi ag agairt air seòclaid.I'm craving chocolate.

Derived termsEdit