nósmhar

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish nósmar, from nós + -mar (corresponding to nós +‎ -mhar).

Adjective[edit]

nósmhar (genitive singular masculine nósmhair, genitive singular feminine nósmhaire, plural nósmhara, comparative nósmhaire)

  1. customary
  2. formal, conventional
  3. polite
  4. (literary) famous

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Further reading[edit]

  • nósmhar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "nósmhar" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “nósmhar” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “nósmhar” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.