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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish airchor m(act of putting forward, extending; cast, shot; dart or weapon discharged), verbal noun of ar·cuirethar(increases, extends; prolongs).

NounEdit

urchar m ‎(genitive singular urchair, nominative plural urchair)

  1. cast, shot
  2. (typography, of bulleted lists) bullet
  3. round (of ammunition)
  4. (athletics) starting gun

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • "urchar" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • airchor” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.