rúibric

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French rubrique, from Latin rubrīca (red ochre), the substance used to make red letters, from ruber (red), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rewdʰ-.

Noun[edit]

rúibric f (genitive singular rúibrice, nominative plural rúibricí)

  1. rubric, heading

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Further reading[edit]

  • ruibric” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "rúibric" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “rúibric” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “rúibric” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.