adhradh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish adrad, verbal noun of adraid, from Latin adōrō, adōrāre.

Noun[edit]

adhradh m (genitive adhartha)

  1. (religion) worship, adoration

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish adrad, verbal noun of adraid, from Latin adōrō, adōrāre.

Noun[edit]

adhradh m (genitive adhraidh, plural adhraidhean)

  1. (religion) adoration, worship

Usage notes[edit]

  • Can be used as a verbal noun (the preposition used is do):
    bha na pàganaich ag adhradh dhan ìomhaigh seo - pagans worshipped this image

Derived terms[edit]