EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Scots airt

VerbEdit

airt (third-person singular simple present airts, present participle airting, simple past and past participle airted)

  1. (Scotland) To guide; to direct.

NounEdit

airt (plural airts)

  1. (Scotland) direction; quarter
    • 1902, John Buchan, The Outgoing of the Tide
      He looked the airt the rain was coming from, and he saw it was the airt the Sker flowed.

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

NounEdit

airt

  1. inflection of art:
    1. vocative/genitive singular
    2. nominative/dative plural

MutationEdit

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

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From northern Middle English art.

NounEdit

airt (plural airts)

  1. quarter of the compass
  2. direction, area

VerbEdit

airt (third-person singular present airts, present participle airtin, past airtit, past participle airtit)

  1. (transitive) to guide, direct
  2. (intransitive) to direct one's way; to make for

Etymology 2Edit

From early Middle English art, from Old French art, from Latin art, ars.

NounEdit

airt (plural airts)

  1. art
  2. skill

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