ceolmhar

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ceólmar, equivalent to ceol (music) +‎ -mhar (adjectival suffix).

AdjectiveEdit

ceolmhar (genitive singular masculine ceolmhair, genitive singular feminine ceolmhaire, plural ceolmhara, comparative ceolmhaire)

  1. musical, tuneful
  2. animated, vigorous

DeclensionEdit

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceolmhar cheolmhar gceolmhar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • Entries containing “ceolmhar” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “ceolmhar” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

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