geall

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gell

Noun[edit]

geall m (genitive gill, nominative plural geallta)

  1. pledge, security
  2. wager, bet
  3. gage, challenge
  4. palm, prize; supremacy
  5. token, promise; assets

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

geall (present analytic geallann, future analytic geallfaidh, verbal noun gealladh, past participle geallta)

  1. to pledge (one's word), promise
  2. to allot, ordain

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
geall gheall ngeall
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

geall (verbal noun gealltainn or gealladh)

  1. to promise

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

geall f (genitive and plural gill)

  1. bet, wager