athrú

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From athr- +‎

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈahɾˠuː/
  • (Aran) IPA(key): /ˈɑɾˠuː/
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /ˈaːɾˠuː/

Noun[edit]

athrú m ‎(genitive singular athraithe, nominative plural athruithe)

  1. verbal noun of athraigh: changing
    Tá mian liom mo chuid éadaigh a athrú.
    I would like to change clothes.
  2. change, alteration
    Tháinig athrú mór air ó chonaic mé é go deireanach.
    He has changed a lot since the last time I saw him.
  3. variation
  4. (mathematics) reduction
  5. (linguistics) mutation

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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