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gabháil

See also: gabhail

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

gabh +‎ -áil

NounEdit

gabháil m (genitive gabhála, nominative plural gabhálacha)

  1. Verbal noun of gabh.
  2. catch, seizure, capture; assumption (of authority); occupation (of territory); acceptance; undertaking; tolerance
  3. fitting, adjustment; yoke, harness; attire; control; prop, support
  4. (music, poetry) rendering
  5. barm, yeast, leaven

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • gabhálach (taking, catching; receptive; contagious; gripping, grasping, occupying; possessive, avaricious)
  • gabhálacht (receptiveness, receptivity; contagiousness; graspingness, avarice)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gabháil ghabháil ngabháil
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.