Gaillimh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain meaning. The City of Galway is named after the old name for the River Corrib that runs from Lake Corrib to Galway Bay is called 'Abhainn na Gaillimhe' in Irish. It is said that 'gaillimh' may mean 'rocky' or 'stony' in English.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Gaillimh f (genitive Gaillimhe)

  1. Galway (county)
    Synonym: Contae na Gaillimhe
  2. Galway (city)
    Synonym: Cathair na Gaillimhe

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Gaillimh Ghaillimh nGaillimh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.