moirt

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

moirt f (genitive singular moirte)

  1. lees, dregs, sediment
  2. heavy clay; mud, mire

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

moirt m

  1. genitive singular of mort
  2. plural of mort

Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French mort, from Latin mors, mortem.

Adjective[edit]

moirt m (feminine singular moite, masculine plural moirts, feminine plural moites)

  1. dead

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