maire

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See also: Maire and Máire

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French maire, from Latin māior, māiōrem (elder).

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Noun[edit]

maire m (plural maires, feminine mairesse)

  1. mayor
  2. (by restriction) male mayor

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Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

maire

  1. present subjunctive analytic of mair

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
maire mhaire unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French maire, from Latin māior (elder).

Noun[edit]

maire m (plural maires)

  1. mayor

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin māter (mother).

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Noun[edit]

maire f (plural maires)

  1. mother

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin māior.

Adjective[edit]

maire m, f

  1. primary; principal; most major

Noun[edit]

maire m (oblique plural maires, nominative singular maires, nominative plural maire)

  1. a senior public official

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