aile

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See also: Aile, ailé, àile, aîle, and Áile

French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle French aisle, from Old French aile, from Latin āla (wing [of animals]).

Noun[edit]

aile f (plural ailes)

  1. wing (of a bird or other flying animal; of poultry; of an aircraft; of a building; of an army; in football and rugby; in politics)
  2. fender, wing (of an automobile)
  3. (of the nose) side, wing, ala
  4. sail (of a windmill)
  5. blade (of a propellor)
  6. (figuratively) wings
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb form of ailer.

Verb[edit]

aile

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ailer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of ailer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of ailer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of ailer
  5. second-person singular imperative of ailer

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish aile m (fence, palisade).

Noun[edit]

aile f (genitive singular aile, nominative plural ailte)

  1. clamp, built-up rows of sods on outside of stack of turf
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aile

  1. Alternative form of eile (other, another)

Mutation[edit]

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

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aingel (angel), from Late Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aile m (genitive singular ailey)

  1. fire

Old Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *alyos (other, second).

Adjective[edit]

aile

  1. other, second, one (of two)

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This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

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Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

aile m, f, n

  1. another, the other, others
  2. period of two days
  3. something else, anything else

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading[edit]

  • 1 aile” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic عائِلَة (ʿāʾila).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aile (definite accusative aileyi, plural aileler)

  1. family

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Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French aile, from Latin āla.

Noun[edit]

aile f

  1. (anatomy) wing