eiscir

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish escir ‎(ridge, elevation)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eiscir f ‎(genitive singular eascrach, nominative plural eascracha)

  1. esker, glacial ridge

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
eiscir n-eiscir heiscir t-eiscir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • escir” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “eiscir” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "eiscir" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.