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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish persa, from Old Irish persan, from Latin persōna.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pearsa f (genitive singular pearsan, nominative plural pearsana)

  1. person
  2. (theater, literature) person, character
    Synonym: carachtar
  3. (grammar) person
  4. figure, person, personality
    Synonyms: duine mór le rá, duine mór

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pearsa phearsa bpearsa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish persa, from Old Irish persan, from Latin persōna.

NounEdit

pearsa m or f (genitive singular pearsa, plural pearsachan or pearsannan)

  1. person
  2. character (in a book, film etc)

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
pearsa phearsa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit