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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French mesure, from Latin mēnsūra (a measuring, rule, something to measure by).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

miosúr m (genitive singular miosúir, nominative plural miosúir)

  1. measure (unspecified quantity or capacity; ruler, measuring stick)
  2. tape measure, measuring tape

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • as miosúr (beyond measure, boundless; exceeding, immoderate, extraordinary)

MutationEdit

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

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