See also: táir and tair-

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tair

  1. (Munster) second-person singular imperative of tar

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tair thair dtair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tair

  1. second-person singular imperative of do·icc and do·tét

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
tair thair tair
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

WelshEdit

Welsh cardinal numbers
 <  2 3 4  > 
    Cardinal : tair
    Ordinal : trydedd
    Adverbial : teirgwaith
    Multiplier : triphlyg
    Masculine : tri
Welsh Wikipedia article on tair

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *tisres, feminine of *trīs, from Proto-Indo-European *tisres, feminine of *tréyes.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

tair f

  1. feminine of tri

Usage notesEdit

Tair is used only before grammatically feminine nouns.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tair dair nhair thair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “tair”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies