ollam

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ollam (plural ollams)

  1. Alternative form of ollamh

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

ōllam

  1. accusative singular of ōlla

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From oll (great, vast)

Noun[edit]

ollam m

  1. A master in a particular trade or skill.
  2. A professor
  3. the highest rank of fili, or a title of the highest member of any group.
Inflection[edit]
Masculine n-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ollam ollomainL ollomain
Vocative ollam ollomainL ollomanaH
Accusative ollomainN ollomainL ollomanaH
Genitive olloman ollomanL ollomanN
Dative ollomainL, ollamL ollomanaib ollomanaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: ollav
  • Irish: ollamh
  • Manx: olloo
  • Scottish Gaelic: ollamh

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ollam

  1. Alternative form of ellam

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ollam unchanged n-ollam
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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