eil

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See also: Eil, eil-, eil., -eil, Éil, and éilʼ

Breton[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eil

  1. second
    An eil denthe second man
    An eil gwechthe second time

Pronoun[edit]

eil

  1. second
    An eilthe second

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eil

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter l.

See also[edit]

Mòcheno[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German öle, from Old High German ole, from Latin oleum, from Ancient Greek ἔλαιον (élaion, olive oil). Cognate with German Öl.

Noun[edit]

eil n

  1. oil (liquid fat)

References[edit]

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of bheil.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /elʲ/
  • Hyphenation: eil

Verb[edit]

eil

  1. dependent present of bi

Usage notes[edit]

  • Eil is used after the particles chan and nach:
    Nach eil thu fuar?Aren't you cold?
    Chan eil ìm air an aran.There isn't any butter on the bread.
  • After the particles a and gu, the form bheil is used.

References[edit]

  • Colin Mark (2003), “bi”, in The Gaelic-English dictionary, London: Routledge, →ISBN, page 75

Tzeltal[edit]

Noun[edit]

eil

  1. mouth

References[edit]

  • Diccionario multilingüe: SVUNAL BATS'I K'OPETIK. México: Siglo Veintiuno Editores, 2005. →ISBN