garda

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See also: Garda, gardă, and gardā

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Irish garda

Noun[edit]

garda (plural gardai)

  1. (Ireland) A member of the Irish national police force, the Gardaí

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

garda

  1. Third-person singular indicative past historic of garder

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

garda

  1. third-person singular present indicative of gardar
  2. second-person singular imperative of gardar

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

garda

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌰𐍂𐌳𐌰

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French guarde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

garda m (genitive garda, nominative plural gardaí)

  1. police officer, patrolman
  2. escort
  3. guard
  4. (capitalized) A member of the Garda Síochána (the Irish police force)

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
garda gharda ngarda
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

garda

  1. genitive singular masculine form of gards
  2. nominative singular feminine form of gards

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡâːrda/
  • Hyphenation: gar‧da

Noun[edit]

gȃrda f (Cyrillic spelling га̑рда)

  1. guard (of a sovereign or an army commander)

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