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Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]



árem f ‎(ā-stem, genitive and plural árim or árme)

  1. verbal noun of ad·rími
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 102d17
      tri thogairm nanmae dae ┐ arim a degmaine
  2. number, numeral
  3. certain collective quantity, amount, sum
  4. reckoning, computation (of time)
  5. grammatical number
  6. act of enumerating, recounting
  7. estimation, repute, account
  8. act of reckoning with
  9. regarding, reckoning as




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


  • "áirem" in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.