From Old Irish airchor m (“act of putting forward, extending; cast, shot; dart or weapon discharged”), verbal noun of ar·cuirethar (“increases, extends; prolongs”).
urchar m (genitive singular urchair, nominative plural urchair)
- cast, shot
- (typography, of bulleted lists) bullet
- round (of ammunition)
- (athletics) starting gun
|Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
- "urchar" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
- “airchor” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.