adhaltranas

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of adhaltras, from Old Irish adaltras (adultery), from adaltair (adulterer), from Latin adulter.

Noun[edit]

adhaltranas m (genitive singular adhaltranais)

  1. adultery
    Synonyms: adhaltraíocht, adhaltras

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish adaltrannas m (adultery), from adaltair (adulterer), from Latin adulter.

Noun[edit]

adhaltranas m (genitive singular adhaltranais, no plural)

  1. adultery
    Synonyms: adhaltras

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • adaltrannas” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.