borradh

IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Irish borrad (act of swelling), verbal noun of borraid (swells, becomes swollen, bloated), from borr (swelling; swollen, thick).

NounEdit

borradh m (genitive singular borrtha)

  1. verbal noun of borr
  2. swelling, growth
  3. (electricity, nautical) surge
    Synonyms: borradh cumhachta, borradh leictreachais
  4. expansion
    Synonyms: fairsingiú, leathnú
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Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

borradh m (genitive singular borrtha, nominative plural borrthaí or borraíocha)

  1. fulcrum
DeclensionEdit
Alternative declension

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
borradh bhorradh mborradh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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