lasair

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈl̪ˠasˠəɾʲ/

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]

Inflected form of las.

Verb[edit]

lasair

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

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]