See also: tùirse

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish tuirse, from Old Irish toirse f (sorrow, pain; act of sorrowing, complaining; weariness, fatigue), originally toros.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tuirse f (genitive singular tuirse)

  1. tiredness, weariness, fatigue
    Imíonn an tuirse ach fanann an tairbhe.
    The fatigue leaves but the profit remains.
  2. (act of) sorrowing; (weight of) sorrow

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tuirse thuirse dtuirse
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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