màthair

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See also: Màthair and máthair

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish máthir, from Proto-Celtic *mātīr, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

màthair f (genitive màthar, plural màthraichean)

  1. mother
  2. dam (of a beast)
  3. cause, source

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