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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish bríathar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʲɾʲiəhəɾˠ/

NounEdit

briathar m (genitive singular briathair, nominative plural briathra) or
briathar f (genitive singular bréithre, nominative plural bréithre)

  1. word
  2. (grammar) verb (a grammatical category of words that indicate an action, event or a state)

DeclensionEdit

As a masculine first-declension noun with a strong plural:

As a masculine first-declension noun with a weak plural:

As feminine second-declension noun with a strong plural:

As feminine second-declension noun with a weak plural:

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
briathar bhriathar mbriathar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish bríathar.

NounEdit

briathar m (genitive singular briathair, plural briathran)

  1. word, term
  2. statement

Derived termsEdit