othar

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish othar(sickness, illness; state of being tended in illness, nursing, sick-attendance; a sick or wounded man).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

othar m (genitive singular othair, nominative plural othair)

  1. invalid, patient (person who receives medical treatment)
  2. sickness, wound
  3. festering state; matter, pus

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Mutation[edit]

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

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun 1[edit]

othar n, m

  1. work, labour
  2. wage, recompense, due

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Noun 2[edit]

othar m

  1. sickness, illness (of the condition, not the disease)
  2. state of being tended in illness, nursing, sick-attendance
  3. a sick or wounded man
  4. lying ill or wounded
  5. a grave, burial-place

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Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
othar unchanged n-othar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 othar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 othar, (uthar)” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *anþeraz.

Adjective[edit]

ōthar (no comparative nor superlative forms)

  1. other

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish othar.

Noun[edit]

othar m (genitive singular othair)

  1. wages, reward
  2. labour

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish othar.

Noun[edit]

othar m (genitive singular othair)

  1. (medicine) abscess, ulcer, intumescence
  2. ailment

Adjective[edit]

othar

  1. sick
  2. wounded, mutilated
  3. maimed
  4. weak
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 1 othar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 othar, (uthar)” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.