onóir

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See also: onoir

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish onóir, from Old French honor, from Latin honor.

Noun[edit]

onóir f (genitive singular onóra, nominative plural onóracha)

  1. honour

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • onórach (honourable, upright; honoured, esteemed; honorary, adjective)
  • onóraigh (honour, transitive verb)

Verb[edit]

onóir

  1. (transitive) Alternative form of onóraigh (honour)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
onóir n-onóir honóir not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

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