úrscéal

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

úirscéal, úirsgéal, úirsgeul, úir-sgéal, úir-sgeul, úr-scéal, úr-scéul, úr-sgéal, úrsceul, úrsgéal, úrsgeul (obsolete)

Etymology[edit]

úr (new, fresh) +‎ scéal (story), a partial calque of Italian novella.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈuːɾˠˌʃceːlˠ/

Noun[edit]

úrscéal m (genitive singular úrscéil, nominative plural úrscéalta)

  1. novel (work of prose fiction)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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