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inver

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Pronunciation: /ˈɪnvə
 
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Definition of inver in English:

noun

[in place names] Scottish
The mouth of a river; an estuary: Inverness
More example sentences
  • In Scotland, the invers and abers are distributed in a curious and instructive manner.
  • On the river Earn, there is an Inver at the confluence of the Powaffray.
  • As O'Huidhrin sang half a century later, it is "the land of the two invers," the creeks of Doonbeg and Liscannor.

Origin

early 17th century: from Scottish Gaelic inbhir.

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