adhart

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

adhart m (genitive singular adhairt, nominative plural adhairt)

  1. hob (flat projection or iron shelf at the side of a fire grate)
    Synonyms: iarta
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

adhart m (genitive singular adhairt, nominative plural adhairt)

  1. Alternative form of adhairt (bolster, pillow)
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
adhart n-adhart hadhart t-adhart
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 1[edit]

From Old Irish adart, adairt (pillow, bolster).

Noun[edit]

adhart m (genitive singular adhairt, plural adhartaichean)

  1. pillow, bolster
    Synonyms: cluasag
  2. head of a bed
  3. linen
  4. bedlinen

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Old Irish adairt, a late verbal noun form of adraid (adheres to, follows; respects).

Noun[edit]

adhart m (genitive singular adhairt, plural adhartaichean)

  1. progress, forwardness
    Synonyms: adhartas
  2. front, van, advance
Usage notes[edit]

Very seldom used without a preposition.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]