litir

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

litir

  1. indefinite nominative plural of litur

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish liter, from Latin littera.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈl̠ʲɪtʲɪɾʲ]

Noun[edit]

litir f ‎(genitive singular litreach or litre, nominative plural litreacha)

  1. letter (of the alphabet)
  2. letter (missive, epistle)

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References[edit]

  • "litir" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • liter” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish liter, from Latin littera.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

litir f ‎(genitive singular litreach, plural litrichean)

  1. letter (epistle; character)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • liter” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.