ailm

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ailm ‎(pine; the letter A in Ogham).

Noun[edit]

ailm f ‎(genitive singular ailme, nominative plural ailmí)

  1. (literary) pine (tree of the genus Pinus)
  2. the letter A in the Ogham alphabet

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • "ailm" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • ailm” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ailm.

Noun[edit]

ailm f ‎(genitive singular ailme, plural ailmean)

  1. elm

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

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