àrd

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See also: ard and ARD

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ard, from Proto-Celtic *ardwos (compare Welsh ardd), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rh₃dh-wo- (high, steep) (compare Latin arduus, Ancient Greek ὀρθός (orthós, straight))

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaːɹʃd̪̊ /, /ˈa:r̴sd̪/

Adjective[edit]

àrd

  1. high

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Noun[edit]

àrd m (genitive àird, plural àrda)

  1. chief, eminent person
    • uaigh an àird, the chief's grave

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