Iosrael

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish Isra(h)él (Israel), from Latin Isrāēl, Isrāhēl, from Ancient Greek Ἰσραήλ (Israḗl), from Hebrew יִשְׂרָאֵל (yisra'él, Israel).

Proper noun[edit]

Iosrael m (genitive Iosrael)

  1. Israel
  2. the State of Israel
    Synonyms: Stát Iosrael

Usage notes[edit]

Not preceded by the definite article.

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Iosrael nIosrael hIosrael not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "Iosrael" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Isra(h)él” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “Iosrael” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “Iosrael” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish Isra(h)él (Israel), from Latin Isrāēl, Isrāhēl, from Ancient Greek Ἰσραήλ (Israḗl), from Hebrew יִשְׂרָאֵל (yisra'él, Israel).

Proper noun[edit]

Iosrael f

  1. Israel

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Isra(h)él” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.