ridire

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ritire (rider, knight), from Old English ridere (horseman); see Scottish Gaelic ridire.

Noun[edit]

ridire m (genitive singular ridire, nominative plural ridirí)

  1. (nobility, chess) knight
  2. man of property

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Chess pieces in Irish · fir fichille (layout · text)
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banríon caiseal easpag ridire ceithearnach, fichillín

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ri- +‎ dire

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Verb[edit]

ridìre (first-person singular present ridìco, first-person singular past historic ridìssi, past participle ridétto, first-person singular imperfect ridicévo, second-person singular imperative ridi' or (with following syntactic gemination) ridì, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to repeat, to say again
  2. (transitive) to retell, to relate
  3. (transitive) to gossip
  4. (transitive) to recount, to narrate
  5. (transitive) to recite
  6. (transitive) to reply
  7. (transitive) to criticize, to object
  8. (intransitive) to complain, to find fault [auxiliary avere]

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ritire (rider, knight) (compare Welsh rheidyr), from Old English ridere (horseman), ridda, riddan (knight) (compare German Ritter (knight), Old Norse riddari (rider, knight)); related to English ride (see réidh).

Noun[edit]

ridire m (genitive singular ridire, plural ridirean)

  1. (nobility, chess) knight, cavalier

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Chess pieces in Scottish Gaelic · fir-tàileisg (layout · text)
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rìgh banrigh tùr easbaig ridire pàn