ionraic

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish inraic, indraic, from Old Irish inricc (worthy; legal).

Adjective[edit]

ionraic (genitive singular masculine ionraic, genitive singular feminine ionraice, plural ionraice, comparative ionraice)

  1. honest, sincere, upright
  2. artless, guileless

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish inraic, indraic, from Old Irish inricc (worthy, trustworthy, qualified to perform certain legal functions; of standard quality or quantity, complying with certain requirements, legal).

Adjective[edit]

ionraic (comparative ionraice)

  1. chaste, faithful, honest, innocent, just, righteous

Derived terms[edit]

  • eas-ionraic (dishonest; faithless; wicked, adjective)
  • mì-ionraic (dishonest, unjust, unrighteous, adjective)

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • ionraic” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “indraic”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language