See also: gair

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish gáir, from Proto-Celtic *gāris (compare Middle Welsh gawr, Gaulish personal name Garo-marus), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵeh₂r-. See gair for more.

The verb is from Old Irish gáirid, from the noun.

NounEdit

gáir f (genitive singular gáir, nominative plural gártha)

  1. cry, shout
  2. report; fame, notoriety
  3. Alternative form of gáire (laugh)
DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

gáir (present analytic gáireann, future analytic gáirfidh, verbal noun gáireadh, past participle gáirthe) (transitive, intransitive)

  1. shout
  2. laugh
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

gáir m

  1. inflection of gár (gaur):
    1. vocative singular
    2. genitive singular
    3. nominative plural
    4. dative plural

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gáir gháir ngáir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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