agairt

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

agairt f (genitive singular agartha)

  1. verbal noun of agair (plead, entreat; avenge, retribute; sue)
  2. plea
  3. vengeance, retribution

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
agairt n-agairt hagairt not applicable
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]

Verbal noun of agair, itself from Old Irish ad·gair.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

agairt m (genitive singular agairt, no plural)

  1. Verbal noun of agair
  2. claim
  3. pleading
  4. craving
    Tha i ag agairt orm.She craves me.
  5. accusing, blaming
  6. prosecute
    Tha e 'g agairt an dìonadair.He's prosecuting the defendant.

Derived terms[edit]