ailt

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ailt f (genitive singular ailte, nominative plural ailteanna)

  1. (geography) steep-sided glen; ravine
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]
  • ail (stone, rock)
  • aill (cliff, precipice)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ailt m

  1. vocative singular of alt (joint, juncture; alto)
  2. genitive singular of alt
  3. nominative plural of alt

Mutation[edit]

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

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ailt f

  1. viola (string instrument of the violin family)

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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