giar

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gerrad (cutting, lopping, felling).

Verb[edit]

giar (verbal noun giarrey)

  1. to cut, cut back, prune, clip, dissect, shear, hack, incise, slit, carve, slash, sever
  2. (card games) to cut (cards)
  3. (medicine) to castrate, lance
  4. to disconnect
  5. to cut short, crop (as tail)
  6. to abbreviate, condense, abridge
  7. to intersect

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
giar yiar ngiar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Derived terms[edit]