thar

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English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

thar (not comparable)

  1. Colloquial or dialectal form of there

Noun[edit]

thar (plural thars)

  1. Alternative spelling of tahr.

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ther 'to cut, slain', with a similar sense development in other IE languages[1].

Verb[edit]

thar (first-person singular past tense thara, participle tharë)

  1. to add ferment (to the milk)
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden 2000, p.472

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish tar (across, beyond), from Proto-Celtic *ter, from Proto-Indo-European *tr. Cognate with Welsh tra; Latin trans-, English through, Dutch door. Compare Scottish Gaelic thar.

Preposition[edit]

thar

  1. across
    thar an abhainn ― across the river
  2. through
    thar an doras ― through the door
  3. beyond
    thar m’eolas ― beyond my knowledge
Inflection[edit]
Person Normal Emphatic
1st person sing. tharam tharamsa
2d person sing. tharat tharatsa
3d sing. masc. thairis thairisean
3d sing. fem. thairsti thairstise
1st person pl. tharainn tharainne
2d person pl. tharaibh tharaibhse
3d person pl. tharstu tharstusan

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

thar

  1. Lenited form of tar.

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þar.

Adverb[edit]

thar

  1. there

Descendants[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þar.

Adverb[edit]

thar

  1. there

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tar (across, beyond), from Proto-Celtic *ter, from Proto-Indo-European *tr. Cognate with Welsh tra; Latin trans-, English through, Dutch door. Compare Irish thar.

Preposition[edit]

thar

  1. over, across
    Sheòl sinn thar na mara. ― We sailed across the sea.
  2. beyond
    Tha sin thar mo chomais. ― That is beyond my ability.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The genitive case is used after this preposition.

Derived terms[edit]

  • The following prepositional pronouns:
Combining

pronoun

Prepositional

pronoun

Prepositional

pronoun (emphatic)

mi tharam tharamsa
tu tharad tharadsa
e thairis thairis-san
i thairte thairtese
sinn tharainn tharainne
sibh tharaibh tharaibhse
iad tharta thartasan