piobar

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish pipur, from Latin piper, from Ancient Greek πέπερι ‎(péperi, pepper).

Noun[edit]

piobar m ‎(genitive singular piobair, nominative plural piobair)

  1. pepper (plant of the family Piperacea; spice from dried berries of this plant)
  2. pepper (fruit of the capsicum)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
piobar phiobar bpiobar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish pipur, from Latin piper, from Ancient Greek πέπερι ‎(péperi, pepper).

Noun[edit]

piobar m ‎(genitive singular piobair, plural piobaran)

  1. (Badenoch) Alternative form of peabar
  2. pepper

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • pipur” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.