aimhleas

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Aran) IPA(key): /ˈɑvl̠ʲas/, /ˈɑvlas/, /ˈavl̠ʲas/, /ˈavlas/

Noun[edit]

aimhleas m (genitive singular aimhleasa or aimhlis)

  1. harm, detriment; evil

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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

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]


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

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • aimhleas” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • aimles”, in Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors, eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language, 2019