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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfˠiːnˠɑːɾˠ/

ContractionEdit

faoinár (triggers eclipsis)

  1. Contraction of faoi + ár.
    Fuair sé bás faoinár lámha.
    He died under our care.

Usage notesEdit

This contraction is obligatory; that is, *faoi ár never appears uncontracted.

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