riar

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ríar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

riar (present analytic riarann, future analytic riarfaidh, verbal noun riar, past participle riartha)

  1. (transitive) administer, manage
  2. (transitive) provide (ar, do (for))
  3. (transitive) distribute, allocate; supply
  4. (transitive) serve, obey

Conjugation[edit]

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Related terms[edit]

  • riarthóireacht f ((act of) administering, dispensing; administration)

Noun[edit]

riar m (genitive singular as substantive riar, genitive as verbal noun riartha)

  1. verbal noun of riar
  2. administration, management
  3. provision, service
  4. distribution, allocation
  5. share, supply; sufficiency
  6. Alternative form of réir

Declension[edit]

As substantive
As verbal noun

Alternative forms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • athriar f (readministration)

References[edit]

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

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

riar

  1. present tense of ria.