-ar etymology

Old Irish word -ar comes from Proto-Indo-European *-rós (Forms adjectives from |wikipedia:Caland system| roots.)

You can also see our other etymologies for the Old Irish word -ar.

Detailed word origin of -ar

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*-rós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Forms adjectives from |wikipedia:Caland system| roots.
*-aros Proto-Celtic (cel-pro) Forms collective nouns.
-ar Old Irish (sga)

Words with the same origin as -ar

Descendants of *-rós
cethrar ilar ilardae