greannmhar

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish grennmar ‎(witty, humorous, odd; affable, lovable); synchronically greann ‎(fun; love) +‎ -mhar;

AdjectiveEdit

greannmhar ‎(genitive singular masculine greannmhair, genitive singular feminine greannmhaire, plural greannmhara, comparative greannmhaire)

  1. funny
    1. humorous, comical, amusing
    2. odd, strange, queer, curious
  2. loving, amiable
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish grendmar, grennmar ‎(hostile, aggressive, daring); synchronically greann ‎(bristly hair; bristling) +‎ -mhar;

AdjectiveEdit

greannmhar ‎(genitive singular masculine greannmhair, genitive singular feminine greannmhaire, plural greannmhara, comparative greannmhaire)

  1. hairy, bristly
  2. bristling, ruffled, irritated
  3. rough, combative; challenging, defiant
  4. (medicine) irritating
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
greannmhar ghreannmhar ngreannmhar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
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