[ urs, airs ]
/ ɜrs, ɛərs /
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Origin of ers
Middle French < Old Provençal < Late Latin ervus, variant of Latin ervum. See ervil
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Definition for erses (2 of 2)
[ urs ]
/ ɜrs /
Gaelic, especially Scottish Gaelic.
of or relating to Gaelic, especially Scottish Gaelic.
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British Dictionary definitions for erses (1 of 2)
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British Dictionary definitions for erses (2 of 2)
/ (ɜːs) /
another name for Irish Gaelic
of or relating to the Irish Gaelic language
Word Origin for Erse
C14: from Lowland Scots Erisch Irish; Irish being regarded as the literary form of Gaelic
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