glór

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See also: glor and glòr

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish glór.

Noun[edit]

glór m (genitive singular glóir, nominative plural glórtha)

  1. voice
    1. speech, utterance
    2. sound, noise
    3. (linguistics) voice
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

glór (genitive singular masculine glóir, genitive singular feminine glóire, plural glóra, comparative glóire)

  1. Alternative form of gleoir (clear, bright, limpid)
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
glór ghlór nglór
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "glór" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • glór” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • 2 glór” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

glór m

  1. voice, sound, noise
  2. speech, utterance
  3. babbling, talkativeness
  4. sound, noise
  5. song (of birds)

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
glór glór
pronounced with /ɣ(ʲ)-/
nglór
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

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