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oiris

oiris

Irish

Noun

oiris f (genitive singular oirise)

  1. orris
Declension
Derived terms
  • fréamh oirise (orris-root)

Etymology 2

From Old Irish airis, aires, oires ((fore-)knowledge; tryst, assignation, arrangement to meet).

Noun

oiris f (genitive singular oirise)

  1. (literary) arrangement to meet, appointment, tryst
Declension

Etymology 3

From Old Irish ar·sissedar (stays, stands fast, rests, remains; halts, delays; endures, persists), verbal noun airisem.

Verb

oiris (verbal noun oiriseamh)

  1. (intransitive, literary) stay, stop; wait, delay
Alternative forms

Etymology 4

Non-lemma forms.

Noun

oiris m

  1. genitive singular of oireas (record (of events); history)

Verb

oiris

  1. second-person singular past indicative dependent of oir

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
oiris n-oiris hoiris t-oiris
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References

  • "oiris" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • airis” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • ar-sissedar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.