astar

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See also: āstär

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin astēr, from Ancient Greek ἀστήρ (astḗr).

Noun[edit]

astar m (genitive singular astair, nominative plural astair)

  1. aster
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

astar m (genitive singular astair, nominative plural astair)

  1. Alternative form of aistear (journey; roundabout way; inconvenience)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

astar m (genitive singular astair, plural astaran)

  1. distance
  2. speed

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • astar” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian آستر(âstar).

Noun[edit]

astar (definite accusative astarı, plural astarlar)

  1. lining (as of a garment)