umhal

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See also: ùmhal

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish umal, from Latin humilis.

Adjective[edit]

umhal

  1. humble, submissive; dutiful, obedient; ready, willing
  2. lithe, supple, pliant

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • easumhal (disobedient; insubordinate, rebellious)
  • neamhumhal (not pliant; disobedient)

Related terms[edit]

  • umhlaigh (to humble; to bow, bend head or knee; to submit, obey; to stoop)
  • umhlaíocht (humility; submission, obedience; dutifulness, respect)
  • umhlóid (humility, submission; lowly service; attendance, ministration; suppleness, pliancy, pliability; exercising, exercise)

Noun[edit]

umhal m (genitive umhail, nominative plural umhail)

  1. humble, submissive person; dutiful, obedient person; willing person
  2. lithe, supple person

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
umhal n-umhal humhal t-umhal
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.