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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

+‎ -r

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

níor (triggers lenition of a following consonant, except in the past autonomous)

  1. not (preverbal particle)
    Níor thuig mé.I did not understand.
    Níor chuala mé thú.I did not hear you.

Usage notesEdit

  • Used only the past tense, except for some irregular verbs that take in the past tense.

Related termsEdit

  • (used in other tenses)
  • char (Ulster)

ParticleEdit

níor (form used before vowels níorbh) (copular form; used before consonants; triggers lenition)

  1. not (used in the past/conditional)
    Níor cheardaí an té a rinne é.Whoever made it was no tradesman.

Related termsEdit