seilbh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish selb (compare Manx shelloo), from Proto-Celtic *selwā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seilbh f (genitive singular seilbhe, nominative plural sealbha)

  1. occupancy, possession
  2. thing possessed; property, estate, demesne

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
seilbh sheilbh
after an, tseilbh
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish selb (compare Manx shelloo), from Proto-Celtic *selwā.

Noun[edit]

seilbh m (genitive singular seilbhe, plural seilbhean)

  1. property, possession
    Synonym: sealbh

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
seilbh sheilbh
after "an", t-seilbh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]