faill

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

faill f ‎(genitive singular faille, nominative plural failleanna)

  1. (literary) negligence, omission
  2. unguarded state
  3. chance, opportunity
  4. time, occasion
  5. cessation, easement

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
faill fhaill bhfaill
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ManxEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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VerbEdit

faill ‎(verbal noun failleil or fajeil)

  1. fail, fall short, decline

Etymology 2Edit

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VerbEdit

faill ‎(verbal noun failley, past participle failt)

  1. hire, employ, engage

NounEdit

faill f ‎(genitive singular faillee)

  1. wages

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
faill aill vaill
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.