béarlagair

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English vernacular, altered by folk etymology to resemble béarla (language, speech) (compare Béarla (English language)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

béarlagair m (genitive singular béarlagair)

  1. jargon
  2. slang

DeclensionEdit

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
béarlagair bhéarlagair mbéarlagair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sjoestedt, M. L. (1931) Phonétique d’un parler irlandais de Kerry (in French), Paris: Librairie Ernest Leroux, page 21