iomrall

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish imroll (a badly-aimed shot or cast, a miss; straying, error, mistake).

Noun[edit]

iomrall m (genitive singular iomraill)

  1. aberration, error
  2. (literary) missed throw, miss

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • "iomrall" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • imroll” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “iomrall” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “iomrall” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish imroll (a badly-aimed shot or cast, a miss; straying, error, mistake).

Noun[edit]

iomrall m (genitive singular iomraill, plural iomrallan)

  1. error, mistake
  2. straying, wandering

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • imroll” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.