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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed from a Turkic language before the times of the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathian Basin (at the turn of the 9th and 10th centuries).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈaːl]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ál

AdjectiveEdit

ál (not comparable)

  1. (rare) false, fake, sham, phoney, make-believe, bogus, pseudo-, counterfeit

DeclensionEdit

Though uncommon,[2] it might be used and inflected as an adjective.

Inflection (stem in -a-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative ál álak
accusative ált álakat
dative álnak álaknak
instrumental állal álakkal
causal-final álért álakért
translative állá álakká
terminative álig álakig
essive-formal álként álakként
essive-modal
inessive álban álakban
superessive álon álakon
adessive álnál álaknál
illative álba álakba
sublative álra álakra
allative álhoz álakhoz
elative álból álakból
delative álról álakról
ablative áltól álaktól

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN
  2. ^ 2. (ritk) hamis, külsődleges, ill. színlelt, tettetett ("rare: false, superficial, or feigned, pretended")

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ál n (genitive singular áls, no plural)

  1. aluminum
DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

ál

  1. indefinite accusative singular of áll
  2. indefinite dative singular of áll

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ál (brood, litter, clutch), from Proto-Celtic *aglos (compare Welsh ael).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ál m (genitive singular áil, nominative plural álta)

  1. litter
  2. brood

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit