uaill

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, 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.