ceárta

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See also: cearta and ceartă

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cerddchae, from cerd (smith, artisan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ceárta f (genitive singular ceárta, nominative plural ceártaí) or
ceárta f (genitive singular ceártan, nominative plural ceártana) (Munster)

  1. forge
  2. smithy
    Synonym: teach ceárta
  3. (glassmaking, metalworking) workshop
  4. centre of activity, of gossip
  5. collection of objects

Declension[edit]

Standard language:

Munster dialect:

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceárta cheárta gceárta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • Entries containing “ceárta” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “ceárta” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

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