See also: glor, glòr, and glør

Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old Irish glór.[2]

Noun edit

glór m (genitive singular glóir, nominative plural glórtha)

  1. voice
Declension edit
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Adjective edit

glór (genitive singular masculine glóir, genitive singular feminine glóire, plural glóra, comparative glóire)

  1. Alternative form of gleoir (clear, bright, limpid)
Declension edit

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
glór ghlór nglór
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References edit

  1. ^ Sjoestedt, M. L. (1931) Phonétique d’un parler irlandais de Kerry (in French), Paris: Librairie Ernest Leroux, page 45
  2. ^ G. Toner, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, S. Arbuthnot, D. Wodtko, M.-L. Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “2 glór”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Further reading edit

Old Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Noun edit

glór m

  1. voice, sound, noise
  2. speech, utterance
  3. babbling, talkativeness
  4. sound, noise
  5. song (of birds)
Inflection edit
Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative glór glórL glóirL
Vocative glóir glórL glóruH
Accusative glórN glórL glóruH
Genitive glóirL glór glórN
Dative glórL glóraib glóraib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Descendants edit
  • Irish: glór
  • Manx: glare
  • Scottish Gaelic: glòr

Further reading edit

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

glór f

  1. Alternative form of glóir (glory)

Mutation edit

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