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See also: Ard, ARD, àrd, ård, -ard, ard-, and 'ard

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EnglishEdit

 ard (plough) on Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

20th-century, borrowed from Norwegian ard (plough).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ard (plural ards)

  1. A simple plough consisting of a spike dragged through the soil.

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ard, from Proto-Celtic *ardwos (compare Welsh ardd) from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erHdʰwós, from *h₂erHdʰ- (compare Latin arduus).

AdjectiveEdit

ard (genitive singular masculine aird, genitive singular feminine airde, plural arda, comparative airde)

  1. high, tall
  2. loud
  3. ambitious

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • airde f (height; elevation; altitude; level; volume, pitch)
  • ard- (high; arch-, chief; excellent, noble; advanced)

NounEdit

ard m (genitive singular aird, nominative plural arda)

  1. height, hillock
  2. top, high part
  3. elevation (of land)
  4. head (of sand, clay)
  5. rise
  6. ascent

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ard, from Proto-Celtic *ardwos (compare Welsh ardd) from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erHdʰwós, from *h₂erHdʰ- (compare Latin arduus).

AdjectiveEdit

ard (plural ardey, comparative yrjey)

  1. high
  2. tall

NounEdit

ard m (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. height, high place

NounEdit

ard m (genitive singular ard, plural ardjyn)

  1. compass point
  2. pole

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 1 ard” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Celtic *ardwos (compare Welsh ardd) from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erHdʰwós, from *h₂erHdʰ- (compare Latin arduus).

AdjectiveEdit

ard

  1. high
InflectionEdit
o/ā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative ard ard ard
Vocative aird*
ard**
Accusative ard aird
Genitive aird airde aird
Dative ard aird ard
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative aird arda
Vocative ardu
arda
Accusative ardu
arda
Genitive ard
Dative ardaib
Notes *modifying a noun whose vocative is different from its nominative

**modifying a noun whose vocative is identical to its nominative
† not when substantivized

NounEdit

ard n, m

  1. height
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

ard f

  1. dog collar
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • 1 ard” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 ard” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

RomanianEdit