tarb

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *tarwos, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tarb m (genitive tairb, nominative plural tairb)

  1. bull

Declension[edit]

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative tarb tarbL tairbL
Vocative tairb tarbL tarbu
Accusative tarbN tarbL tarbu
Genitive tairbL tarb tarbN
Dative tarbL tarbaib tarbaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
tarb tharb tarb
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.