scéal

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish scél (compare Scottish Gaelic sgeul, Manx skeeal), from Proto-Celtic *skʷetlom (compare Welsh chwedl, a loanword from Proto-Goidelic), from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- (to say).

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scéal m (genitive scéil, nominative plural scéalta)

  1. story, tale
  2. news, information, tidings, report

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