díol

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See also: diol and dìol

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish dílaid, from díl (satisfaction, paying, of a debt), from do·lá (rejects, remits (a debt)), from Proto-Celtic *di-layo- (throw away), from Proto-Indo-European *leh₁w- (loosen, release).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

díol (present analytic díolann, future analytic díolfaidh, verbal noun díol, past participle díolta)

  1. sell
  2. pay
    Synonym: íoc
    • 1939, Peig Sayers, “Inghean an Cheannaidhe”, printed in Marie-Louise Sjoestedt, Description d’un parler irlandais de Kerry, Bibliothèque de l'École des Hautes Études 270. Paris: Librairie Honoré Champion, p. 196:
      Fan timpall an tighe agus má’s bean mise a dhíolann ní bheidh tusa aon nídh chun deireadh leis an scéal.
      Stay around the house, and if I'm a woman who pays, you won’t be set back in the matter.

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

díol m (genitive singular as substantive díola, genitive as verbal noun díolta)

  1. verbal noun of díol
  2. selling, sale

Declension[edit]

As substantive
As verbal noun

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
díol dhíol ndíol
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.