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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈcan̪ˠt̪ˠəɾˠ/

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish cenntar.

NounEdit

ceantar m ‎(genitive singular ceantair, nominative plural ceantair)

  1. district, area, neighbourhood, sector, locality, country
  2. (geology) field (region containing a particular mineral)
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ceantar m ‎(genitive singular ceantair, nominative plural ceantair or ceantracha)

  1. canter
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceantar cheantar gceantar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • cenntar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “ceanntar” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "ceantar" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
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