OIr

or OIr


Old Irish.

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Example sentences from the Web for oir

  • Agus bu mhiann leis a bhr a linadh do na plaosgaibh a bha na mucan ag itheadh; oir cha d' thug neach air bith dha.

    The English Language|Robert Gordon Latham
  • A little to the north of this is a wonderful cave, known as Uamh an Oir.

    Gairloch In North-West Ross-Shire|John H. Dixon, F.S.A. Scot