aimhleas

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aimles m ‎(disadvantage, harm, mischief; evil report, false charge).

Noun[edit]

aimhleas m ‎(genitive singular aimhleasa)

  1. harm, detriment; evil

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • aimhleasach ‎(harmful, detrimental; misguided, adj)
  • aimhleasta ‎(misguided; wild, unruly, adj)

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aimles m ‎(disadvantage, harm, mischief; evil report, false charge).

Noun[edit]

aimhleas m ‎(genitive singular aimhleis, no plural)

  1. harm, bane, ruin, mischief, misfortune

References[edit]