oscail

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

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish osclaid, fosclaid, a late form of oslaicid (opens; lets loose, releases).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

oscail (present analytic osclaíonn, future analytic osclóidh, verbal noun oscailt, past participle oscailte)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) open

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

External links[edit]

  • "oscail" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • open” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.