rannaire

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From roinn (share, verb) +‎ -aire (agent suffix)

Noun[edit]

rannaire m (genitive singular rannaire, nominative plural rannairí)

  1. (literary) food-distributor, carver

Etymology 2[edit]

From rann (quatrain; stanza, verse) +‎ -aire (agent suffix).

Noun[edit]

rannaire m (genitive singular rannaire, nominative plural rannairí)

  1. versifier, rhymer
Derived terms[edit]
  • rannaireacht f ((act of) composing verses, rhyming; versification)
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