moladh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mol +‎ -adh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun:

Past subjunctive and imperative analytic forms:

Past indicative autonomous form:

Noun[edit]

moladh m (genitive molta, nominative plural moltaí)

  1. Verbal noun of mol.
  2. praise, commendation
  3. suggestion
  4. compliment
  5. approval
  6. applause

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

moladh

  1. past subjunctive analytic of mol
  2. imperative analytic of mol
  3. past indicative autonomous of mol

Usage notes[edit]

  • Past subjunctive: Used with a noun or pronoun (in the standard language, , , muid, sibh, or their emphatic equivalents) as the subject.
  • Imperative: Used with a noun or pronoun (in the standard language, , , or their emphatic equivalents) as the subject.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
moladh mholadh unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

moladh m (genitive molaidh, plural molaidhean)

  1. Verbal noun of mol.
  2. praise

Synonyms[edit]