saighdear

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish saigteóir(archer, soldier) (compare Irish saighdiúir, saighdeoir), from saiget(arrow) (modern Scottish Gaelic saighead), from Latin sagitta(arrow).

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Noun[edit]

saighdear m (genitive singular saighdeir, plural saighdearan)

  1. soldier
  2. archer

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