bráthair

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bráthair, from Proto-Celtic *brātīr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Noun[edit]

bráthair m ‎(genitive singular bráthar, nominative plural bráithre)

  1. (religion) brother (male fellow member of a religious community)
  2. monkfish, angelfish

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bráthair bhráthair mbráthair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *brātīr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Noun[edit]

bráthair m

  1. brother, cousin, kinsman

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
bráthair bráthair
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbráthair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.