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Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ferr (better), from Proto-Celtic *werros, from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (peak). Akin to Latin verrūca (steep place, height), Lithuanian viršùs (top, head) and Old Church Slavonic врьхъ (vrĭxŭ, top, peak). Compare Irish fearr.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

feàrr

  1. (dated) comparative degree of math
    Is feàrr duit falbh.You had better go.

Usage notesEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
feàrr fheàrr
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.