airc

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See also: áirc

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish airc (greed, desire; difficulty, strait).

Noun[edit]

airc f (genitive singular airce)

  1. greed, voracity
  2. want
Declension[edit]
Alternative forms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
  • airceach (voracious; needy, adjective)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

airc m

  1. genitive singular of arc
  2. nominative plural of arc

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish airc (difficulty, strait).

Noun[edit]

airc f (genitive singular airce, plural aircean)

  1. destitution, distress, need, poverty, necessity

Mutations[edit]

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

References[edit]