ábhar

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish adbar.

Noun[edit]

ábhar m (genitive singular ábhair, nominative plural ábhair)

  1. matter, material
  2. makings, potential qualities
  3. cause, reason
  4. subject, topic
  5. object
  6. matter, pus
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ábhar m (genitive singular ábhair, nominative plural ábhair)

  1. (nautical) bed of rowlock

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ábhar n-ábhar hábhar t-ábhar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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