tuar

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish túar ‎(cultivation, preparation, tilling of land; manuring of land, manure; a cultivated field, tilled land; bleaching-yard).

Noun[edit]

tuar m ‎(genitive singular tuair, nominative plural tuartha)

  1. dung, manure
  2. manuring of land
  3. manured land
  4. cattle field; sheep-run
  5. pasture, lea
  6. bleaching-green
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish túaraid ‎(presages, foretells, prophesies; merits, earns, deserves; causes, brings about).

Verb[edit]

tuar ‎(present analytic tuarann, future analytic tuarfaidh, verbal noun tuar, past participle tuartha)

  1. to augur, forebode presage
  2. to deserve, merit
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Irish túar ‎(sign, omen, portent; foretelling, foreboding, prophesying), verbal noun of túaraid ‎(presages, foretells, prophesies; merits, earns, deserves; causes, brings about).

Noun[edit]

tuar m ‎(genitive singular tuair, nominative plural tuartha)

  1. verbal noun of tuar
  2. sign, omen
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tuar thuar dtuar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.