abairt

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish epert (a saying, utterance), from as·beir (says); compare abair.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abairt f (genitive abairte, plural abairtí)

  1. sentence
  2. expression
  3. saying, adage, phrase
  4. manner, practice
  5. feat

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

abairt f (genitive abairte, plural abairtean)

  1. comment, phrase, expression
  2. (grammar) phrase

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