eira

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See also: -eira and Eira

Guaraní[edit]

Noun[edit]

eira

  1. wild cat

Portuguese[edit]

eira
eira (Eira barbara)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese eira(threshing floor), from Latin ārea(threshing floor, open space). Cognate to Galician eira, Spanish era, Catalan era, Occitan ièra, French aire, Italian aia and Romanian arie. Doublet of área.

Noun[edit]

eira f (plural eiras)

  1. threshing floor
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Guaraní eira.

Noun[edit]

eira f (plural eiras)

  1. tayra (Eira barbara)
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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *argyos(snow) (compare Cornish ergh, Breton erc’h), from Proto-Celtic *argyos(white), from the same stem as *argantom(silver) (compare Old Irish argat(silver), Welsh arian(silver).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eira m (uncountable)

  1. snow

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
eira unchanged unchanged heira
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.