teach óil

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From Old Irish tech n-óil; synchronically teach (house) +‎ óil (drinking).


teach óil m (genitive singular tí óil, nominative plural tithe óil)

  1. pub, tavern



Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
teach óil theach óil dteach óil
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "teach óil" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • “teaċ” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • 1 ól” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.