uaill

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun 1[edit]

uaill f (genitive singular uaille, nominative plural uailleacha)

  1. wail; howl, yell

Declension[edit]

Noun 2[edit]

uaill f (genitive singular uaille, nominative plural uailleacha)

  1. light-headed, scatter-brained, person; vain person

Declension[edit]

Noun 3[edit]

uaill f (genitive singular uaille)

  1. vanity, pride

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Noun[edit]

uaill f (genitive singular uaille, no plural)

  1. vanity, pride, arrogance

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used both in the negative and positive sense of "pride".

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uaill n-uaill h-uaill t-uaill
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.