reacaire

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish reccaire, recaire (seller, vendor).

Noun[edit]

reacaire m (genitive singular reacaire, nominative plural reacairí)

  1. seller, vendor; crier of wares
  2. reciter of poems, narrator; declaimer, ranter
  3. newsmonger, gossip

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Derived terms[edit]

  • reacaireacht ((act of) selling, offering for sale; (act of) reciting, narrating, in public; (act of) ranting; talebearing, gossiping)

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