neart

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish nert, from Proto-Celtic *nerto- ‎(strength, force), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ner-to- ‎(virile, strong), a derivative of *h₂nḗr ‎(man; vital energy).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /n̠ʲaɾˠt̪ˠ/
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /n̠ʲæːɾˠt̪ˠ/

NounEdit

neart m ‎(genitive singular nirt)

  1. strength, power
  2. a large amount (followed by the genitive; usually translated into English by much, many or a lot)
    neart airgid aige.
    He has a lot of money.
    Bhí neart daoine sa tseomra.
    There were many people in the room.

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LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

neart

  1. to not plow; negative form of art

ConjugationEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish nert, from Proto-Celtic *nerto- ‎(strength, force), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ner-to- ‎(virile, strong), a derivative of *h₂nḗr ‎(man; vital energy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neart m ‎(genitive singular nèirt, no plural)

  1. energy, force
  2. might, strength
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