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uachdaran

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Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish úachtarán, úachtrán m (head, leader, chief; president, governor; ruler, overseer; master, teacher).

NounEdit

uachdaran m (genitive singular uachdarain, plural uachdaranan)

  1. governor, ruler, chief, superior, prince
  2. landlord, landowner
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

uachdaran m pl

  1. plural of uachdar

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • úachtarán” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.