àilleag

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from àille (beauty, comeliness) +‎ -ag.

Noun[edit]

àilleag m (genitive singular àilleig, plural àilleagan or àilleagana)

  1. jewel, gewgaw
  2. pretty young maid
    Nach cuimhne leat an àilleag?
    Do you not remember the pretty young maid?

Mutation[edit]

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