ciar

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

ciar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of ciō

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cīar ‎(dark), which is derived from a Proto-Indo-European root *ḱēy(w)-, *ḱyē(w)- ‎(grey, dark).
Further cognates are Proto-Slavic *śěrъ and Proto-Germanic *hairaz ‎(grey).

Adjective[edit]

ciar (comparative: nas cèire / na bu chèire, superlative: nas cèire / na bu chèire)

  1. swarthy, dark, dun, dusky
  2. gloomy, depressed.

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ciar ‎(first-person singular present cío, first-person singular preterite cie, past participle ciado)

  1. to back water

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: stressed í in certain conjugations; monosyllabic infinitives receive no written accent in certain conjugations.