thair

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Etymology 1[edit]

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thair (third-person singular simple present thair, present participle -, simple past and past participle thurst)

  1. (Scotland, Northern England) To need; to be bound or obligated to do something.
    Ye thair nae ga (you don't need to go). Ye thurst nae scraugh sa lood (you didn't need to scream so loud).
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

thair (comparative more thair, superlative most thair)

  1. Archaic spelling of there.

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

thair

  1. Archaic spelling of their.
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Irish[edit]

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thair

  1. Lenited form of tair.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tair thair dtair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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thair

  1. Lenited form of tair.

Mutation[edit]

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