turasóir

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From turas (journey; pilgrimage; time, occasion) +‎ -óir (agent suffix).

Noun[edit]

turasóir m (genitive singular turasóra, nominative plural turasóirí)

  1. sightseer, tourist, tripper
    Synonyms: cuairteoir, fámaire

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
turasóir thurasóir dturasóir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "turasóir" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • sightseer” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • tourist” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • tripper” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • Entries containing “turasóir” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “turasóir” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.