aingeal

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aingel, from Late Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger).

Noun[edit]

aingeal m (genitive aingil, nominative plural aingil)

  1. (religion) angel
  2. fire; lighted coal
  3. (numismatics) angel-noble

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
aingeal n-aingeal haingeal t-aingeal
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aingel, from Late Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈãĩŋʲkʲəl̪ˠ/

Noun[edit]

aingeal m (genitive aingil, plural aingil or ainglean)

  1. angel
  2. (euphemistic) fire
  3. (dated) light, sunshine