ard

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See also: ARD, àrd, -ard, ard-, and 'ard

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

20th-century borrowing from Norwegian ard ("plough").

Noun[edit]

ard (plural ards)

  1. A simple plough consisting of a spike dragged through the soil.

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Irish[edit]

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Pronunciation[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)).

Adjective[edit]

ard

  1. high
  2. tall

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ard m (genitive aird, nominative plural arda)

  1. height
  2. elevation (of land)
  3. head (of sand, clay)
  4. rise
  5. ascent

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Manx[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)).

Adjective[edit]

ard

  1. high
  2. tall

Noun[edit]

ard m

  1. height, high place

Noun[edit]

ard m (genitive ard, plural ardjyn)

  1. compass point
  2. pole

Derived terms[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

ard

  1. high

Noun[edit]

ard n, m (?)

  1. height

Descendants[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ard

  1. first-person singular present tense form of arde.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of arde.
  3. third-person plural present tense form of arde.