ceàird

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cerd, from Proto-Indo-European *kerd-ā, from the root *kerd- (craft).

Noun[edit]

ceàird f (genitive singular ceàirde, plural ceàirdean)

  1. trade, craft
  2. genitive singular of ceàrd

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • ceàrd (tinker; smith)

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • 1 cerd” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.