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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish airraim (deference, respect; indulgence, mercy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

urraim f (genitive singular urraime)

  1. respect, esteem; deferential regard, reverence, veneration
    • 1938, Peig Sayers, “Inghean an Cheannaidhe”[1]:
      Ní raibh aoinne cloinne age n-a muinntir ach í agus do mhéaduigh sin uirrim agus grádh na ndaoine don inghean óg so.
      Her parents had no children but her, and that increased the esteem and love of the people for this young girl.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ M. L. Sjoestedt-Jonval (1938), Description d’un parler irlandais de Kerry, Paris: Librairie Ancienne Honoré Champion, p. 193.

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

urraim m

  1. genitive singular of urram