éirim

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish érimm, éraimm (compare éirgid).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

éirim f ‎(genitive singular éirime, nominative plural éirimí)

  1. (literary) riding, driving; course, gallop; movement, journey
  2. range, scope; (of argument) tenor, thrust, drift
  3. inclination, tendency, bent
  4. aptitude, talent; brains, wit, intelligence

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • ardéirim ‎(genius)
  • éirimiúil ‎(lively, spirited; sprightly; talented, gifted; intelligent, adjective)

Related terms[edit]

  • éirimiúlacht f ‎(liveliness, sprightliness; aptitude, intelligence)

Mutation[edit]

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

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