aol

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See also: AOL and aol-

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish áel ‎(lime, chalk).

Noun[edit]

aol m ‎(genitive singular aoil, nominative plural aolta)

  1. lime (inorganic material containing calcium)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

aol ‎(present analytic aolann, future analytic aolfaidh, verbal noun aoladh, past participle aolta)

  1. (transitive) lime, whitewash
  2. (intransitive) whiten, grow white

Conjugation[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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