áesmar

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From áes +‎ -mar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

áesmar

  1. aged, long-lived

Declension[edit]

o/ā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative áesmar áesmar áesmar
Vocative áesmair*
áesmar**
Accusative áesmar áesmair
Genitive áesmair áesmaire áesmair
Dative áesmur áesmair áesmur
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative áesmair áesmara
Vocative áesmaru
áesmara
Accusative áesmaru
áesmara
Genitive áesmar
Dative áesmaraib
Notes *modifying a noun whose vocative is different from its nominative

**modifying a noun whose vocative is identical to its nominative
† not when substantivized

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
áesmar unchanged n-áesmar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • áesmar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.