collaí

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See also: collai

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish collaide, colnaide (of the body, corporeal, sensuous; carnal, sensual).

Adjective[edit]

collaí

  1. sexual
  2. carnal
  3. bodily, fleshy

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
collaí chollaí gcollaí
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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