àird

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àird f (genitive àirde, plural àirdean)

  1. (geography): height, high place
  2. point (of a compass), direction
    lean sinn air an àird 160° - we followed a bearing of 160°
    cridhe na h-àird a tuath - true north (literally "heart of the direction of north")
    a thàinig o dhiofar àirdean - that came from different directions
  3. point, promontory

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