aimride

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish aimbrite (barrenness, childlessness).

Noun[edit]

aimride f (genitive singular aimride)

  1. barrenness, sterility
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]
  • aimridigh (make barren, sterilize, fix, transitive verb)

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aimride

  1. inflection of aimrid:
    1. genitive singular feminine
    2. nominative and vocative and dative and strong genitive plural
  2. comparative degree of aimrid

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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