Irish edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Portuguese jaguar, from either Guaraní jaguarete or Old Tupi jaguara.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

iaguar m (genitive singular iaguair, nominative plural iaguair)

  1. jaguar

Declension edit

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
iaguar n-iaguar hiaguar t-iaguar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading edit

  • jaguar”, in New English-Irish Dictionary, Foras na Gaeilge, 2013–2023