Words and Proper Names

áirge

5001.
Fellows Jensen (Gillian): Common Gaelic áirge, Old Scandinavian ǽrgi or erg?
In Nomina 4 (1980), pp. 67–74.
An Old Norse borrowing from Old Irish.
3721.
Lockwood (W. B.): Chr. Matras’ studies on the Gaelic element in Faroese: conclusions and results.
In SGS 13/1 (Autumn, 1978), pp. 112–126.
Surveys eight publications by Christian Matras (1900-1988) on Irish loan words in Faeroese, focusing particularly on the loans from dronn, bláthach, *slabac, dais, cró, tarb, ScG làmh chearr (< OIr. *lám cherr), muirean (or muirín, muiríneach, etc.), sopp, áirge.
Matras (Christian) (ref.)