obair

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish opar, from Latin opera, from Proto-Indo-European *op-, *h₃ep- (to work).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

obair f (genitive oibre, nominative plural oibreacha)

  1. Verbal noun of oibrigh.
  2. work

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
obair n-obair hobair t-obair
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 opar, from Latin opera, from Proto-Indo-European *op-, *h₃ep- (to work).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

obair f (genitive obrach or oibre, plural obraichean)

  1. work, job

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • obraich (work, labor; operate)