See also: téir

Breton edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

teir f (masculine form tri)

  1. three

See also edit

  • (cardinal number): Previous: div. Next: peder

Faroese edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse þeir, from Proto-Germanic *þai (they, those), plural masculine of *sa (that). Cognate with Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐌹 (þai).

Pronunciation edit

Pronoun edit

teir m pl

  1. they

Declension edit

Demonstrative pronoun - ávísingarfornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) tann ()† tann ()† tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) tann ta () ()†
Dative (hvørjumfall) (tann) (teim)† teirri /
Genitive (hvørsfall) tess teirrar tess
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) teir ()†
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum (teim)†
Genitive (hvørsfall) teirra

Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

teir f (genitive singular teire, nominative plural teireanna)

  1. An evil omen; a portent of ill luck; a taboo.

Declension edit

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
teir their dteir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.