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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

long (ship) +‎ port (place, spot; stronghold, fortress; settlement)

NounEdit

longphort m

  1. camp, encampment, temporary stronghold
  2. mansion, princely dwelling; stronghold, fortress

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

  • longphortach (possessing many encampments; warlike; frequenter of camps, warrior)

DescendantsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish longphort; synchronically long (ship) +‎ port (port).

NounEdit

longphort m (genitive singular longphuirt, plural longphortan)

  1. seaport