lethar

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *letrom (compare Welsh lledr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lethar ‎(gender unknown, genitive lethair, no plural)

  1. skin (of a living creature)
  2. leather, hide

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
lethar
also llethar after a proclitic
lethar
pronounced with /l(ʲ)-/
lethar
also llethar after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • lethar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.