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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Compare aclaí (supple, limber, agile; smooth, flexible; adroit).

VerbEdit

aclaigh (present analytic aclaíonn, future analytic aclóidh, verbal noun aclú, past participle aclaithe)

  1. (transitive) limber, exercise
  2. (transitive, of leather, etc.) flex, soften

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

  • "aclaigh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “aclaigh” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.