scaraid

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsˠkaɾˠədʲ/

Verb[edit]

scaraid

  1. (Munster, archaic) third-person plural present indicative and present subjunctive of scar

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *skarati, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker-.

Cognate with Welsh ysgar (separate); and via Indo-European with Old English sċieran (Modern English shear), Ancient Greek κείρω (keírō, I cut off), Latin carō (flesh), Lithuanian skìrti (separate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

scaraid (conjunct ·scara, verbal noun scarad)

  1. to sever, tear asunder
  2. to unfold, spread

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Further reading[edit]

  • scaraid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.