lasair

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish lasar, from Proto-Celtic *laxsarā.

Noun[edit]

lasair f (genitive singular lasrach, nominative plural lasracha)

  1. flame
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

lasair

  1. (Munster, archaic) second-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of las

References[edit]

  1. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, page 13

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish lasar, from Proto-Celtic *laxsarā.

Noun[edit]

lasair f (genitive singular lasrach, plural lasraichean)

  1. flame, flash

Derived terms[edit]