eile

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Estonian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

eile

  1. yesterday

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

eile

  1. First-person singular present of eilen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of eilen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of eilen.
  4. Imperative singular of eilen.

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aile, eile, oile ‎(second, other, another), from Proto-Celtic *alyos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elyo- ‎(other, out of a group of more than two), from *h₂el- ‎(beyond).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eile

  1. other, another; next, more, else

Adverb[edit]

eile

  1. else

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eile

  1. Alternative form of uile ‎(all, every; all, whole)

Noun[edit]

eile f ‎(indeclinable)

  1. Alternative form of uile ‎(all)

Adverb[edit]

eile

  1. Alternative form of uile ‎(all, wholly, entirely)

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aile, eile, oile ‎(second, other, another), from Proto-Celtic *alyos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elyo- ‎(other, out of a group of more than two), from *h₂el- ‎(beyond).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eile

  1. other, another, else
    Tha faclair eile agam.‎ ― I have another/a different dictionary.
    'S e sin rudeigin eile.‎ ― That's something else.
    A bheil searrag eile agaibh?‎ ― Do you have another/one more flask?

Derived 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 0 901771 92 9
  • aile” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.