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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish búaidrid(disturbs, troubles, harasses, confuses, verb), from búaidre f(confusion, distraction, disturbance).

VerbEdit

buair (present analytic buaireann, future analytic buairfidh, verbal noun buaireamh, past participle buartha)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) grieve; vex, perturb
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

buair m

  1. genitive singular of buar

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

buair m

  1. genitive singular of buar

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
buair bhuair mbuair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • "buair" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • búaidrid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish búaidrid(disturbs, troubles, harasses, confuses, verb), from búaidre f(confusion, distraction, disturbance).

VerbEdit

buair (past bhuair, future buairidh, verbal noun buaireadh, past participle buairte)

  1. disturb, trouble, upset
  2. tempt

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