sáile

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish sál.

Noun[edit]

sáile m (genitive sáile)

  1. salt water, sea water, brine
  2. the sea
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sáile f (genitive sáile)

  1. ease, comfort
  2. self-indulgence
  3. luxuriant growth
Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sáile

  1. genitive singular feminine of sáil
  2. nominative / vocative / dative plural of sáil
  3. strong genitive plural of sáil
  4. comparative form of sáil

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

sáile

  1. genitive singular of sáil

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sáile sháile
after "an", tsáile
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sáile m

  1. Alternative form of sál.