dord

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See also: dörd

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish dord(buzzing, humming, droning, intoning).

Noun[edit]

dord m (genitive singular doird, nominative plural doird)

  1. buzz, drone
  2. (music) bass

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

dord (present analytic dordann, future analytic dordfaidh, verbal noun dordadh, past participle dordta)

  1. to hum, buzz, drone
  2. to chant in a deep voice

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dord dhord ndord
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dord ?

  1. buzz, hum, drone

Inflection[edit]

Unknown gender o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • dord” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.