eaghtyrane

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úachtarán; synchronically, eaghtyr +‎ -ane.

Noun[edit]

eaghtyrane m ‎(genitive singular eaghtyrane, plural eaghtyraneyn)

  1. president
    • Cha row ayn agh ennym eaghtyrane.
      The president was only a figurehead.
    • V'eh er ny ghoaill rish myr Eaghtyrane.
      He was acknowledged as President.

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References[edit]

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