adhall

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish adall.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

adhall m (genitive adhaill)

  1. heat (condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile and therefore eager to mate) (used primarily of dogs)
    Dá dtagadh adhall ar a mbitch in am, bhéarfadh sí cuain anois.
    If the bitch had come into heat in time, she'd have a litter now.
    Tá an bhitch faoi adhall.
    The bitch is in heat.

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 18 October 2013, at 08:21