altram

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish altram, an older verbal noun of ailid(nourishes; rears, fosters) (compare oiliúint f).

Noun[edit]

altram m ‎(genitive singular altrama)

  1. fosterage

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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

Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

altram n ‎(genitive altrammae)

  1. verbal noun of ailid

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
altram unchanged n-altram
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • altram(m)” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish altram, verbal noun of ailid(nourishes; rears, fosters).

Noun[edit]

altram m ‎(genitive singular altraim)

  1. verbal noun of altraim
  2. fostering, nourishing, nursing, rearing

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]