eitil

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eitill ‎(nodule), from Proto-Germanic *aitǭ ‎(swelling) (compare Old High German eiz ‎(abscess), Dutch etter ‎(pus), East Frisian eitel ‎(fast, raging), English oats), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eid- ‎(to swell) (compare Latin aemidus ‎(swollen, protuberant), Old Church Slavonic ꙗдъ ‎(jadŭ, poison), Ancient Greek οἰδέω ‎(oidéō, to swell), Old Armenian այտնում ‎(aytnum, to swell), այտ ‎(ayt, cheek), Sanskrit इन्दु ‎(índu, water drop).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eitil m (genitive singular eitils, plural eitlar)

  1. (anatomy, immunology) lymph node

Declension[edit]

m21 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative eitil eitilin eitlar eitlarnir
Accusative eitil eitilin eitlar eitlarnar
Dative eitli eitlinum eitlum eitlunum
Genitive eitils eitilsins eitla eitlanna

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from English ethyl, from German Ethyl.

Noun[edit]

eitil f ‎(genitive singular eitile)

  1. (chemistry) ethyl
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Irish etelaigid, etellaigidir ‎(flies, verb), from etel, etell f ‎(flying, fluttering; flight).

Verb[edit]

eitil ‎(present analytic eitlíonn, future analytic eitleoidh, verbal noun eitilt, past participle eitilte)

  1. (intransitive) fly, flutter
  2. (intransitive, of flame) flicker
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Mutation[edit]

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

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