luamh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish luam (pilot, steersman).

Noun[edit]

luamh m (genitive singular luaimh)

    1. (literary) pilot, steersman
    2. (literary) guiding hand
    3. (literary, ecclesiastical) abbot
  1. yacht

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Further reading[edit]

  • "luamh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • yacht” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.