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See also: bard, bárd, and Bård

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Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish bard, from Proto-Celtic *bardo-s (compare Welsh bardd, Breton barz).

NounEdit

bàrd m (genitive singular bàird, plural bàird or bàrda or bàrdan)

  1. rhymer, poet, bard
DeclensionEdit


Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

bàrd m

  1. dyke, fence
  2. park
  3. garrison
  4. corporation

Etymology 3Edit

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NounEdit

bàrd m

  1. (Strathtummel, Badenoch) meadow, land on the edge of a river

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
bàrd bhàrd
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • bard” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.