àilleag

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from àille (beauty, comeliness) +‎ -ag.

Noun[edit]

àilleag m (genitive àilleig, plural àilleagan or àilleagana)

  1. jewel, gewgaw
  2. pretty young maid
    • Nach cuimhne leat an àilleag?
      • Do you not remember the pretty young maid?