stailc

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stailc f ‎(genitive singular stailce, nominative plural stailceanna)

  1. stubborn trait; sulk, sulkiness
  2. strike
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stailc f ‎(genitive singular stailce)

  1. starch
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

stailc f ‎(genitive singular stailce, nominative plural stailceanna)

  1. Alternative form of staic(stake, post; stock; butt, stump)
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Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

stailc m

  1. vocative singular of stalc(stiff, stodgy, thing)
  2. genitive singular of stalc
  3. nominative plural of stalc
  4. dative plural of stalc

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stailc f ‎(genitive singular stailce, plural stailcean)

  1. stop
    1. strike, industrial action
  2. stubbornness
  3. thump
  4. pride
  5. stump
  6. driving, pressing or pushing forward
  7. prick, thorn

Verb[edit]

stailc ‎(stalc or, stailceadh)

  1. drive, press]] forward]]
  2. butt
  3. strike, knock]] against.
  4. stamp, put down the foot suddenly.
  5. lash against
  6. cram
  7. prick
  8. busk a fishing-hook
  9. stiffen oneself

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