beoir

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish beóir, from Old Norse bjórr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beoir f ‎(genitive singular beorach, nominative plural beoracha)

  1. beer
  2. (colloquial, rare) A woman

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
beoir bheoir mbeoir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "beoir" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • beóir” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • beior, in Béaloideas: the journal of the Folklore of Ireland Society, 1966, page 184.