gàir

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See also: gair, Gair, and gáir

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

gàir (Zhuyin ㄍㄞˋㄦ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of 蓋兒, 盖儿

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gáirid, from Old Irish gáir, from Proto-Celtic *gāris (compare Middle Welsh gawr, Gaulish personal name Garo-marus), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵeh₂r-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gàir (past ghàir, future gàiridh, verbal noun gàireachdainn, past participle gàirte)

  1. to laugh

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
gàir ghàir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.