sinséar

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle English gingere, from late Old English gingifer, gingiber, from Medieval Latin gingiber, zingeber, from Latin zingiberi, from Ancient Greek ζιγγίβερις (zingíberis), from Middle Indic, from Old Tamil இந்சி வேர் (iṅci vēr, literally ginger root).

Noun[edit]

sinséar m (genitive singular sinséir)

  1. ginger (plant; its rhizome used as a spice)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sinséar shinséar
after an, tsinséar
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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