beart

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish bert (burden, load; bundle)

Noun[edit]

beart m (genitive birt, nominative plural bearta)

  1. bundle
  2. parcel
  3. (commerce) lot
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish bert (clothing, covering, clothes, attire, apparel; accoutrement)

Noun[edit]

beart m, f (genitive birt, nominative plural bearta)

  1. covering, garment
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Irish bert (deed, exploit; feat, trick; effort, task; action, behaviour; move, play, game)

Noun[edit]

beart m (genitive birt, nominative plural bearta)

  1. cast, move (in a game)
  2. shift, plan
  3. proceeding, action, transaction
Declension[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Borrowing from English berth.

Noun[edit]

beart m (genitive bearta, nominative plural beartanna)

  1. (nautical) berth
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
beart bheart mbeart
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 bert

Noun[edit]

beart f (genitive beairt or beirt, plural beartan)

  1. deed, action
  2. fact
  3. instrument, device, machine
  4. sheath
  5. shroud (set of ropes)

Derived terms[edit]