feidil

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *wodīlis; compare Welsh gweddill (surplus, remnant).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

feidil

  1. lasting, enduring
  2. long-lived
  3. persevering, faithful

Inflection[edit]

i-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative feidil feidil feidil
Vocative feidil
Accusative feidil feidil
Genitive feidil feidle feidil
Dative feidil feidil feidil
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative feidli feidli
Vocative feidli
Accusative feidli
Genitive feidil*
feidle
Dative feidlib
Notes *not when substantivized

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: feidhil

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
feidil ḟeidil feidil
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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