briathar

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See also: bríathar

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bríathar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʲɾʲiəhəɾˠ/

Noun[edit]

briathar m, f (genitive singular briathair or bréithre, nominative plural briathra or bréithre)

  1. word
  2. (grammar) verb (a grammatical category of words that indicate an action, event or a state)

Declension[edit]

As a masculine first-declension noun with a strong plural
As a masculine first-declension noun with a weak plural
As feminine second-declension noun with a strong plural
As feminine second-declension noun with a weak plural

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
briathar bhriathar mbriathar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bríathar.

Noun[edit]

briathar m (genitive singular briathair, plural briathran)

  1. word, term
  2. statement

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
briathar bhriathar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.