soiléire

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish soiléire (clearness). Synchronically ananlyzable as soiléir +‎ -e.

Noun[edit]

soiléire f (genitive singular soiléire)

  1. Synonym of soiléireacht (clarity, distinctness; plainness, obviousness; coherence; easiness)

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

soiléire

  1. inflection of soiléir:
    1. genitive singular feminine
    2. nominative and vocative and dative and strong genitive plural
    3. comparative

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
soiléire shoiléire
after an, tsoiléire
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "soiléire" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • clarity” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • distinctness” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • soiléire” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.