imeallach

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish immellach (bordering, surrounding; outermost), from imbel (edge, rim, border, margin); synchronically, imeall (margin) +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

imeallach (genitive singular masculine imeallaigh, genitive singular feminine imeallaí, plural imeallacha, comparative imeallaí)

  1. bordering, marginal, peripheral
  2. bordered, fringed, rimmed

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

imeallach m (genitive singular imeallaigh, nominative plural imeallaigh)

  1. (geography) marginal land; marshy shore-land

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]