fogamar

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From fo- (under) +‎ gemred (winter)

NounEdit

fogamar m

  1. the season of autumn
    • c. 900, Sanas Cormaic, from the Yellow Book of Lecan, Corm. Y 601
      fogamhar .i. don mīs dēdenaig rohainmniged

InflectionEdit

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative fogamar fogamarL fogamairL
Vocative fogamair fogamarL fogamaruH
Accusative fogamarN fogamarL fogamaruH
Genitive fogamairL fogamar fogamarN
Dative fogamarL fogamaraib fogamaraib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: fóghmhar, fómhar
  • Scottish Gaelic: foghar
  • Manx: fouyr

See alsoEdit

(seasons) aimser; errach, samrad, fogamar, gaimred (Category: sga:Seasons)

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
fogamar ḟogamar fogamar
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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