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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English scarf.

AdjectiveEdit

scairf f (genitive singular scairfe, nominative plural scairfeanna)

  1. scarf
    Synonyms: cochall, muifléad
  2. long strip of cloth (serving as runner, streamer, mask, etc.)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • scarfa, scairf” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "scairf" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “scairf” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “scairf” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.