poitigéir

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An alteration of Middle Irish potecaire (assimilated to the suffix -éir), from Old French apotecaire, from Medieval Latin apothēcārius (storekeeper), from Latin apothēca (repository, storehouse, warehouse), from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē, a repository, storehouse).

Noun[edit]

poitigéir m (genitive singular poitigéara, nominative plural poitigéirí)

  1. pharmacist, druggist, chemist, apothecary
    Synonyms: cógaiseoir

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
poitigéir phoitigéir bpoitigéir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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