sònraichte

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sainredach

Adjective[edit]

sònraichte

  1. specific, special, notable, particular, novel, certain, remarkable
    • gnothach sònraichte
      • a particular business
    • sluagh sònraichte
      • a peculiar people
    • duine sònraichte
      • a certain or notorious man
    • bha adharc shònraichte aige
      • he had a notable horn
  2. idiosyncratic
  3. appointed, specified, particularized, determined, ordained, foreordained, marked out
    • air an là sònraichte
      • on the appointed day
  4. remarked, noted

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References[edit]

  • The Illustrated Gaelic-English Dictionary (Birlinn Limited, 1901-1911, Compiled by Edward Dwelly)
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)