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See also: àirde and áirde

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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish ardae, airde f (height; high place), from ard (high, adjective).

NounEdit

airde f (genitive singular airde, nominative plural airdí)

  1. height
  2. elevation
  3. (astronomy, geometry) altitude
  4. level
  5. (sound, music) volume, pitch
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

airde

  1. genitive feminine singular of ard
  2. comparative degree of ard

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Risteard B. Breatnach, 1947, The Irish of Ring, Co. Waterford, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, p. 6.
  2. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 5.
  3. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 18.

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

airde

  1. genitive singular feminine of ard

MutationEdit

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