spéir

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish spéir, from Latin sphēra, sphaera ‎(ball, globe, sphere), from Ancient Greek σφαῖρα ‎(sphaîra, ball, globe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

spéir f ‎(genitive singular spéire, nominative plural spéartha)

  1. sky; air
  2. airiness, brightness, light
  3. (literary) sphere, circle
  4. (literary) orbit

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Synonyms[edit]

  • (sky, air): aer

Derived terms[edit]