reamhar

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Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

reamhar m ‎(genitive singular reamhair)

  1. Obsolete spelling of ramhar ‎(thick part)

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

reamhar ‎(genitive singular masculine reamhair, genitive singular feminine reimhre, plural reamhra)

  1. Obsolete spelling of ramhar ‎(fat, thick)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish remor ‎(fat, stout, thick), from Proto-Celtic *remros ‎(great, fat, thick).

Adjective[edit]

reamhar ‎(comparative reamhra)

  1. fat, plump, fleshy
  2. fat, greasy, oily
  3. big, great
  4. thick, gross, of great circumference
  5. coarse

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References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • remor” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.