paidir

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish paiter, from Latin pater ‎(father), the first word of the Lord's Prayer in Latin (Pater noster).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

paidir f ‎(genitive singular paidre, nominative plural paidreacha)

  1. (Christianity) paternoster
  2. a prayer

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
paidir phaidir bpaidir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish paiter, from Latin pater ‎(father), the first word of the Lord's Prayer in Latin.

Noun[edit]

paidir f ‎(genitive singular paidire, plural paidrichean)

  1. (Christianity) the Lord's Prayer, paternoster
  2. rosary (beads)

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