eaglais

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish eclais, from Latin ecclēsia, from Ancient Greek ἐκκλησία (ekklēsía).

Noun[edit]

eaglais f (genitive singular eaglaise, nominative plural eaglaisí or eaglaiseacha)

  1. church
    • 1899, Franz Nikolaus Finck, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 31:
      ḱŕeȷĭm sn̥ n̄ȳv ǡgləš xatəliḱəx.
      conventional orthography: Creidim san naomh Eaglais Chatoiliceach.
      I believe in the holy Catholic Church.

Usage notes[edit]

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

eaglais f (genitive singular eaglaise, nominative plural eaglaisí or eaglaiseacha)

  1. Alternative form of eagaois (gizzard)

Declension[edit]

See "Etymology 1" above.

Mutation[edit]

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

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish eclais, from Latin ecclēsia, from Ancient Greek ἐκκλησία (ekklēsía).

Noun[edit]

eaglais f (genitive singular eaglaise, plural eaglaisean)

  1. church, temple

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]