thoir

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish tair, from do + oir

Adjective[edit]

thoir

  1. (destination) easterly, to the east

Adverb[edit]

thoir

  1. in the east
Usage notes[edit]
  • This word refers only to a static position (i.e., "in the east").
  • The adjective is indeclinable in Irish
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From tor.

Noun[edit]

thoir m

  1. Lenited form of toir.

References[edit]

  • 1 tair” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "thoir" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ·tabair, prototonic form of do·beir.

Verb[edit]

thoir ‎(past thug, future bheir, verbal noun toirt, past participle tugta)

  1. give
    thoir dhomh‎ ― give (to) me
  2. take
    Thoir leat an leabhar.‎ ― Take the book with you.

Conjugation[edit]

Tense \ Voice Active Passive
Present a' toirt --
Past thug thugadh
Future bheir bheirear
Conditional bheireadh bheirteadh

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