See also: Altair

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈal̪ˠt̪ˠəɾʲ]

VerbEdit

altair

  1. (Munster, literary) second-person singular present indicative of alt

MutationEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish altóir, from Latin altar, altāre, altaria, from adoleō (I burn), influenced in form by altus (high).

NounEdit

altair f (genitive singular altrach, plural altraichean)

  1. altar

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • altair” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “altóir”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language