cathaoir

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cathaír, from Latin cathedra.

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Noun[edit]

cathaoir f (genitive singular cathaoireach, nominative plural cathaoireacha)

  1. chair
    1. (piece of furniture)
    2. (professorship at university)
      Synonyms: ollúnacht
  2. seat, throne
  3. stool, stump (of tree)

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cathaoir chathaoir gcathaoir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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