ailse

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish aillsiu f ‎(sore, tumour, abscess, canker).

NounEdit

ailse f ‎(genitive singular ailse, nominative plural ailsí)

  1. (medicine, pathology) cancer
DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ailse f ‎(genitive singular ailseach, nominative plural ailseacha)

  1. Synonym of gailseach ‎(earwig)
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • "ailse" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • aillsiu” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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