baol

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish báegul(unguarded condition, danger, hazard, vulnerability; chance, opportunity (of taking by surprise, inflicting an injury); making a mistake in judgement, etc., liability arising from error (or negligence ?)) (compare Scottish Gaelic baoghal(weirdo; fool, idiot; harm, peril, crisis)).

Noun[edit]

baol m ‎(genitive singular baoghail)

  1. danger

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • baolach(dangerous, adjective)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
baol bhaol mbaol
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baol ‎(plural baols)

  1. ball, dance

Declension[edit]