abairt

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish epert (a saying, utterance), from as·beir (says); compare abair.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abairt f (genitive singular abairte, nominative plural abairtí)

  1. sentence
  2. expression
  3. saying, adage, phrase
  4. manner, practice
  5. feat

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish epert (a saying, utterance), from as·beir (says); compare abair.

Noun[edit]

abairt f (genitive singular abairte, plural abairtean)

  1. comment, phrase, expression
  2. (grammar) phrase
  3. babbling; conversation
  4. recrimination, scolding
  5. politeness in idiom
  6. education
  7. speech, articulation
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

abairt f

  1. accoutrements, apparatus
  2. custom, usage, habit

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]