IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish uile, from Proto-Celtic *olyo- (all, whole, every), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ol-yo-.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

uile

  1. (before noun) all
  2. (before noun) every
  3. (after noun) all, the whole

MutationEdit

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

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

an uile f (invariable)

  1. all, all things

MutationEdit

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

AdverbEdit

uile

  1. all, wholly, entirely

MutationEdit

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

Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *olyo- (all, whole, every) (compare Welsh oll, Gaulish ollon), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ol-yo- (compare Gothic 𐌰𐌻𐌻𐍃 (alls, all, whole)).

DeterminerEdit

uile

  1. all
    huili doíni talman – "all the men of the earth"
    Israheldai huli – "all the Israelites"
    in tain do·n-airbertar in boill uili – "when all the members are subdued"
  2. whole
    int huile talam – "the whole earth"
    arin duiniu huiliu – "for the whole man"

Usage notesEdit

May occur before or after the noun it modifies; it is usually accompanied by the definite article, except when used with proper nouns.

DescendantsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish uile.

AdverbEdit

uile

  1. all

AdjectiveEdit

uile

  1. all

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 20 August 2013, at 04:59