adhair

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish adraid ‎(adores, worships), from Latin adōrō.

Verb[edit]

adhair ‎(present analytic adhrann, future analytic adharfaidh, verbal noun adhradh, past participle adhartha)

  1. (transitive) adore, worship
  2. (literary) (~ de, do) adhere to, follow
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

adhair m

  1. genitive singular of adhar ‎(sore, irritation)

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • 1 adraid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "adhair" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

adhair m

  1. genitive singular of adhar ‎(air, sky, heaven)