brùideil

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From brùid (brute) +‎ -eil. Compare Irish brúidiúil.

Adjective[edit]

brùideil

  1. barbarous, beastly, bestial, brutal, brutish, violent, cruel

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • brúitemail” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.