ailid

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *aleti, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂életi. Cognate with Middle Welsh Middle Welsh alu ‎(bear young), Latin alō ‎(I feed, nourish), Old English alan ‎(to nourish).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ailid ‎(conjunct ·ail, verbal noun altram)

  1. to nourish
  2. to rear, foster

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:ailid.

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ailid unchanged n-ailid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.