réir

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See also: reir and reír

Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the dative form of Old Irish ríar (will, wish, oft. of expression of will demand, request; decision) (compare modern riar).

Noun[edit]

réir f (genitive singular réire)

  1. wish, will
  2. command, bidding

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References[edit]

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