See also: thóir

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish tair, from do + oir

AdjectiveEdit

thoir

  1. (destination) easterly, to the east

AdverbEdit

thoir

  1. in the east
Usage notesEdit
  • This word refers only to a static position (i.e., "in the east").
  • The adjective is indeclinable in Irish
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From tor.

NounEdit

thoir m

  1. Lenited form of toir.

Further readingEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ·tabair, prototonic form of do·beir.

VerbEdit

thoir (past thug, future bheir, verbal noun toirt, past participle tugta)

  1. give
    thoir dhomhgive (to) me
  2. take
    Thoir leat an leabhar.Take the book with you.

ConjugationEdit

Tense \ Voice Active Passive
Present a' toirt --
Past thug thugadh
Future bheir bheirear
Conditional bheireadh bheirteadh

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “do·beir”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
  • thoir” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.