sirtheoir

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sirtheoir m (genitive sirtheora, nominative plural sirtheoirí)

  1. seeker; petitioner; beggar
  2. prowler, forager
  3. (mining) prospector

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • sirtheoireacht ((act of) seeking, imploring, begging; (act of) prowling, foraging; prospecting)

Mutation[edit]

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