See also: Cathaoir
- (Munster) IPA(key): /kaˈhiːɾʲ/
- (Connacht) IPA(key): /ˈkahiːɾʲ/
- (Ulster) IPA(key): /ˈkaihiɾʲ/
- (piece of furniture)
- (professorship at university)
- Synonym: ollúnacht
- seat, throne
- stool, stump (of tree)
Declension of cathaoir
Forms with the definite article
- Archaic genitive plural: cathaoireach
- ardchathaoir (“highchair”)
- cathaoir bhog, cathaoir shócúil (“easy-chair”)
- cathaoir bhreithiúnais (“seat of judgment”)
- cathaoir deice (“deck-chair”)
- cathaoir easpaig (“bishop's throne, apse, synthronus”)
- cathaoir luascáin, cathaoir luasctha (“rocking-chair”)
- cathaoir othair (“invalid chair”)
- cathaoir ríoga (literally “royal seat”), ríchathaoir (“throne”)
- cathaoir rothaí (“wheel-chair”)
- cathaoir sclóine (“swivel chair”)
- cathaoir shúgáin (“sugan chair”)
- cathaoir uilleach, cathaoir uilleann (“arm-chair”)
- dul sa chathaoir (“to take the chair, preside (at meeting)”)
- fear cathaoireach (“chairman”)
- cathaoirleach (“chairman”)
|Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.|
- "cathaoir" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
- C. Marstrander, E. G. Quin et al., editors (1913–76), “cathaír”, in Dictionary of the Irish Language: Based Mainly on Old and Middle Irish Materials, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, →ISBN
- “caṫaoir” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 121.
- Entries containing “cathaoir” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
- Entries containing “cathaoir” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.