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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish crétúir, from Latin creātūra (created thing; creature)

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

creutair m (genitive singular creutair, plural creutairean)

  1. creature, being, person
  2. body
    an creutair truaghthe poor body

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)