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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish mér, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros. Cognates include Latin macer, Ancient Greek μακρός (makrós), Old English mæger, and Scottish Gaelic meur.

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NounEdit

méar f or m (genitive singular méire, nominative plural méara)

  1. (anatomy) digit; finger, toe
    1. (nautical) belaying pin
  2. leg (of crustaceans, mollusks, etc.)

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
méar mhéar not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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