See also: Umar, umăr, and ümar

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ommar (trough for holding water; large vessel in general; tub, vat).

NounEdit

umar m (genitive singular umair, nominative plural umair)

  1. trough
  2. font
  3. vat
  4. tank
  5. sink, sump

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
umar n-umar humar t-umar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "umar" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • cistern” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • sump” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • tank” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • trough” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • G. Toner, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, S. Arbuthnot, D. Wodtko, M.-L. Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “umar”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language