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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish fócraid, from Old Irish fo·úacair, from Proto-Celtic *uɸo- + *(o)uxs- + *garyeti (to call), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵeh₂r- (compare Latin garriō, Ossetian зарын (zaryn), зарун (zarun)).[1]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

fógair (present analytic fógraíonn, future analytic fógróidh, verbal noun fógairt, past participle fógartha)

  1. proclaim, declare
  2. advertise

ConjugationEdit

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fógair fhógair bhfógair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*gar-yo-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 153