longphort

See also: Longphort

IrishEdit

NounEdit

longphort m (genitive singular longphoirt, nominative plural longphoirt)

  1. Alternative spelling of longfort

Middle IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

longphort m

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

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: longfort
  • Scottish Gaelic: longphort

MutationEdit

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
longphort unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

longphort m (genitive singular longphuirt, plural longphortan)

  1. seaport