seile

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seile f (genitive seile, nominative plural seilí)

  1. spit, spittle
  2. saliva

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sigla

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

seile (imperative seil, present tense seiler, simple past seilte, past participle seilt, present participle seilende)

  1. to sail (travel in a boat, especially a sailing boat)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

seile m (genitive seile, plural seilean)

  1. saliva, spittle