iomaire

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish immaire (ridge, furrow).

Noun[edit]

iomaire m, f (genitive singular iomaire, nominative plural iomairí or iomaireacha)

  1. (geography, agriculture, etc.) ridge, furrow
  2. (archaeology) cultivation ridge
  3. (agriculture) lazy-bed

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • "iomaire" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • immaire” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.