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ailid

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *alo- (compare Middle Welsh alu (bear young)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂el-. Cognate with Latin alō (I feed, nourish), Old English alan (to nourish).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ailid (conjunct ·ail, verbal noun altram)

  1. to nourish
  2. to rear, foster

For usage examples of this term, see the citations page.

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ailid unchanged n-ailid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.