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litir

litir

Icelandic

Noun

litir

  1. indefinite nominative plural of litur

Verb

litir

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of lita

Irish

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Old Irish liter, from Latin littera.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈl̠ʲɪtʲɪɾʲ]

Noun

litir f (genitive singular litreach or litre, nominative plural litreacha)

  1. letter (of the alphabet)
  2. letter (missive, epistle)

Declension

Derived terms

Related terms

References

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

Scottish Gaelic

Etymology

From Old Irish liter, from Latin littera.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʎiʰtʲɪɾʲ/

Noun

litir f (genitive singular litreach, plural litrichean)

  1. letter (epistle; character)

Derived terms

References

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • liter” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.