-air

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See also: air and áir

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish -aire, from Old French, ultimately from Latin -ārium, the accusative of -ārius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-air

  1. Forming nouns from nouns and adjectives with the sense of ‘person or thing connected or involved with, belonging to, having’
    clàrsair, iasgair
  2. Forming nouns from verbs with the sense of ‘person or thing which does’
    sgrubair

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