aniar

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See also: an iar

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an + iar, from Old Irish aníar ‎(from behind; from the west) (compare íar, tíar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /əˈn̠ʲiəɾˠ/

Adverb[edit]

aniar

  1. From the west
  2. eastward
  3. Of the west wind
  4. forward (from backward or recumbent position)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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