margadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish margad, marggad, from Old Norse markaðr (Icelandic markaður), from Latin mercātus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

margadh m (genitive singular margaidh, nominative plural margaí)

  1. market
  2. bargain
  3. agreement, compact

Declension[edit]

Alternative plural
margáintí (bargain; agreement, compact)

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • margaigh (market, transitive verb)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
margadh mhargadh not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish margad, marggad, from Old Norse markaðr (Icelandic markaður), from Latin mercātus.

Noun[edit]

margadh m or f (genitive singular margaidh, plural margaidhean)

  1. market
    Synonym: fèill

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
margadh mhargadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • margadh” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “marg(g)ad”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language