gial

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Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish gel, from Proto-Celtic *gelo-, from Proto-Indo-European *ghel- ‎(to shine).

Adjective[edit]

gial

  1. bright
    buigh-ghial ― bright yellow
    traaghyn gial ― bright intervals
  2. clear
  3. white
    Cha gial as (yn) sniaghtey. ― As white as snow.
  4. shining
  5. light-coloured
Derived terms[edit]
  • giallee ‎(bleach; full, verb)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

gial ‎(verbal noun gialdyn, past participle giallit)

  1. promise
  2. grant
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gial yial ngial
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.