scoilt

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish scoilt

Noun[edit]

scoilt f (genitive singular scoilte, nominative plural scoilteanna)

  1. split
    1. crack, cleavage, fissure
    2. parting
    3. breach of relations, rupture
    4. crease
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Derived terms[edit]
  • scoilteán m ((small) crack, fissure; cleft object, cleft stick; potato set)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish scoiltid (splits, cleaves, divides).

Verb[edit]

scoilt (present analytic scoilteann, future analytic scoiltfidh, verbal noun scoilteadh, past participle scoilte)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) split
    1. break apart, crack, cleave
    2. part
    3. divide
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References[edit]

  • "scoilt" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • scoilt” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • scoiltid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.