mír

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See also: mir, Mir, MIR, miR, mìr, and mir.

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mirъ (peace; world).

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Noun[edit]

mír m

  1. peace

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Further reading[edit]

  • mír in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • mír in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mír (morsel, piece of meat), from Proto-Celtic *mīros (piece of meat), from Proto-Indo-European *mḗmsrom. Cognate with Latin membrum (limb), Sanskrit मांस (māṃsa, meat), Old Church Slavonic мѧсо (męso, meat), and Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌼𐌶 (mimz, meat),

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Noun[edit]

mír f (genitive singular míre, nominative plural míreanna)

  1. A bit, portion
  2. A morsel
  3. (grammar) particle

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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mír mhír unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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