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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡɔɾˠtʲ/, /ɡɪɾˠtʲ/

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish goirt (bitter, sour, salt, sharp, keen).

AdjectiveEdit

goirt (genitive singular feminine goirte, plural goirte, comparative goirte)

  1. salty, bitter, brackish
  2. painful
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

goirt m

  1. inflection of gort:
    1. vocative/genitive singular
    2. nominative/dative plural

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
goirt ghoirt ngoirt
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

goirt

  1. bitter, sour, salt, sharp, keen
  2. hungry, starved

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish goirt (bitter, sour, salt, sharp, keen).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

goirt (comparative goirte)

  1. sore
  2. sour, tart, acidulous
  3. stale

DeclensionEdit

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative goirt ghoirt goirt
Vocative ghoirt ghoirt goirte
Genitive ghoirt goirte/ghoirt goirt
Dative ghoirt ghoirt goirt

Derived termsEdit