ialtóg

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish íaltóc (compare Scottish Gaelic ialtag), from íatlu (bat) + -óc.

Noun[edit]

ialtóg f (genitive singular ialtóige, nominative plural ialtóga)

  1. bat (animal)
    Synonyms: amadáinín, ialtóg leathair, sciathán leathair, leadhbóg leathair, bás dorcha, eitleog, eitleog leathair, leadhbán leathair, leidhbín leathair

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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