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umhal

See also: ùmhal

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish umal, from Latin humilis.

AdjectiveEdit

umhal

  1. humble, submissive; dutiful, obedient; ready, willing
  2. lithe, supple, pliant

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • easumhal (disobedient; insubordinate, rebellious)
  • neamhumhal (not pliant; disobedient)

Related termsEdit

  • umhlaigh (to humble; to bow, bend head or knee; to submit, obey; to stoop)
  • umhlaíocht (humility; submission, obedience; dutifulness, respect)
  • umhlóid (humility, submission; lowly service; attendance, ministration; suppleness, pliancy, pliability; exercising, exercise)

NounEdit

umhal m (genitive umhail, nominative plural umhail)

  1. humble, submissive person; dutiful, obedient person; willing person
  2. lithe, supple person

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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