"Eisirt" is known amongst Modern Irish speakers, most particularly as
the name of to the hero of a book of the same name, so many people
brought up here would learn its meaning from parent or teacher and the
story the book tells is an illustration of what it means to be an eisirt.
Hope this helps.
Scríobh 17/02/2012 02:10, Dennis King:
> ... Since (a) neither word has survived into Modern Irish, and (b) the
> etymology for them in Sanas Cormaic is nearly spot on, I devoted a
> blog posting to these matters:
Marion Gunn * eGteo (Estab.1991)
27 Páirc an Fhéithlinn, Baile an
Bhóthair, An Charraig Dhubh,
Co. Átha Cliath, Éire/Ireland.
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