ribe

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish ruibe ‎(hair, bristle).

Noun[edit]

ribe m ‎(genitive singular ribe, nominative plural ribí)

  1. (anatomy) hair (single strand), eyelash, whisker
  2. bristle
  3. (botany) blade (of grass)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish ruibe ‎(hair, bristle).

Noun[edit]

ribe m ‎(genitive singular ribe, plural ribeachan)

  1. trap, snare
  2. hair (a single hair)

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