artaire

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Anglo-Norman artaire, from Latin artēria(windpipe, artery), from Ancient Greek ἀρτηρία(artēría).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɾˠt̪ˠəɾʲə/

Noun[edit]

artaire m ‎(genitive singular artaire, nominative plural artairí)

  1. (anatomy) artery

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin artēria(windpipe, artery), from Ancient Greek ἀρτηρία(artēría).

Noun[edit]

artaire f ‎(oblique plural artaires, nominative singular artaire, nominative plural artaires)

  1. artery

Descendants[edit]