ainle

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ainle f ‎(genitive singular ainle, nominative plural ainlí)

  1. cross, peevish, person
  2. querulous child, crybaby

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]


Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aingel, from Late Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος ‎(ángelos, messenger).

Noun[edit]

ainle ‎(plural ainleyn)

  1. angel
    Ainle yn Dorraghys
    Prince of Darkness
    Ainle yn Recortys
    Recording Angel

References[edit]

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