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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cert, from Latin certus.

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AdjectiveEdit

ceart (genitive singular masculine cirt, genitive singular feminine cirte, plural cearta, comparative cirte)

  1. right, correct
  2. just, fair, rightful
  3. true, honest
  4. authentic

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NounEdit

ceart m (genitive singular cirt, nominative plural cearta)

  1. (law) a right
  2. justice
  3. truth, honesty

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceart cheart gceart
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cert, from Latin certus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʲʰarˠʃt/, /ˈkʲʰarˠst/

NounEdit

ceart m (genitive singular ceirt, plural ceartan)

  1. right

AdjectiveEdit

ceart (comparative ceirte)

  1. accurate, correct, right (as opposed to left or incorrect), true, even-handed
  2. honest, proper
  3. just, upright, fair, in order, same
  4. very

DeclensionEdit

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative ceart cheart cearta
Vocative cheirt cheirt ceart
Genitive cheirt cheirt/ceirte ceart
Dative cheart cheirt ceart

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