alcaile

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Arabic اَلْقِلْي ‎(al-qily, alkali, ashes of the saltwort), related to قَلَى ‎(qalā, to roast in a pan, fry).

Noun[edit]

alcaile f ‎(genitive singular alcaile, nominative plural alcailí)

  1. (chemistry) alkali

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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