IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deor f pl

  1. genitive plural of deoir

NounEdit

deor m (genitive singular deoir, nominative plural deora)

  1. Alternative form of deoir

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
deor dheor ndeor
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *deuʀ, from Proto-Germanic *deuzą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewsóm.

Germanic cognates include Old Frisian diār, Old Saxon dior, Old Dutch dier, Old High German tior, Old Norse dýr, Gothic 𐌳𐌹𐌿𐍃 (dius). The Indo-European root also led to Lithuanian dvēsti and Russian душа́ (dušá).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dēor n

  1. wild animal, beast

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: deer