sciorta

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish scirta(skirt, garment), from Old Norse skyrta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃcɪɾˠt̪ˠə]

Noun[edit]

sciorta m ‎(genitive singular sciorta, nominative plural sciortaí)

  1. skirt
  2. marginal portion; strip, piece, patch

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References[edit]

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