oiliúint

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ailemain, oilemain f (act of rearing, fostering; fosterage, education; nourishment; regimen, diet), a late verbal noun of ailid, oilid (nourishes, rears, fosters).

Noun[edit]

oiliúint f (genitive singular oiliúna)

  1. verbal noun of oil (nourish, rear, foster; train, educate)
  2. nutrition, nourishment
  3. nurture, upbringing, fostering care
  4. training, coaching

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Mutation[edit]

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

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