Bealtaine

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bealtaine

  1. Alternative spelling of Beltane

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish Beltaine.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʲal̪ˠt̪ˠənʲə/

Proper noun[edit]

Bealtaine f (genitive Bealtaine)

  1. May (month)
  2. Beltane

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used with the word (month), but may be used alone:
    Mí na Bealtaine — month of May

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Bealtaine Bhealtaine mBealtaine
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

See also[edit]