sár-

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sár ‎(exceeding, excellent, very), from sár m ‎(outrage, insult, humiliation, discomfiture, defeat; act of excelling, exceeding; that which excels, exceeds).

Prefix[edit]

sár-

  1. exceeding, surpassing; excellent; ultra-, super-, most
  2. (chemistry) per-

Derived terms[edit]


Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sár- shár-
after "an", tsár-
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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