Irish edit

Etymology edit

From Old Irish comarde (sign, characteristic). Cognate with Welsh cyfarwydd (instruction, expert).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

comhartha m (genitive singular comhartha, nominative plural comharthaí)

  1. sign, mark, symbol
  2. signal
  3. symptom
  4. indication, omen
  5. token
  6. notice, heed

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
comhartha chomhartha gcomhartha
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References edit

  1. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, page 17

Further reading edit