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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish fócra, from Old Irish fócr(a)e, from Proto-Celtic *uɸo- + Proto-Celtic *(o)uxs- + Proto-Celtic *garyom (word, command), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵeh₂r-.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fógra m (genitive singular fógra, nominative plural fógraí)

  1. notice
  2. warning, summons
    Synonym: toghairm
  3. placard, sign
  4. proclamation
    Synonym: fógairt
  5. signal
    Synonym: comhartha

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fógra fhógra bhfógra
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), “*garyo-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 153