léir

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See also: leir, leír, and lèir

Irish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish léir.

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Adjective[edit]

léir ‎(genitive singular feminine léire, plural léire, comparative léire)

  1. clear
  2. distinct
  3. clever
  4. explicit
  5. evident
Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

léir

  1. vocative singular masculine of léar
  2. genitive singular masculine of léar
  3. (archaic) dative singular feminine of léar

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of léigh.

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Verb[edit]

léir

  1. (archaic, Munster) second-person singular present indicative of léigh
  2. (archaic, Munster) second-person singular present subjunctive of léigh

Old Irish[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

léir

  1. assiduous, earnest, careful, zealous
  2. (later) visible, perceptible

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