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From Old Irish Eóraip, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Proper noun[edit]

An Eoraip f (genitive na hEorpa)

  1. Europe


Derived terms[edit]


Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Eoraip nEoraip hEoraip not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "Eoraip" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Eóraip” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “Eoraip” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “Eoraip” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.