ailt

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Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

ailt f ‎(genitive singular ailte, nominative plural ailteanna)

  1. (geography) steep-sided glen; ravine
DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • ail ‎(stone, rock)
  • aill ‎(cliff, precipice)

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ailt m

  1. vocative singular of alt ‎(joint, juncture; alto)
  2. genitive singular of alt ‎(joint, juncture; alto)
  3. nominative plural of alt ‎(joint, juncture; alto)

MutationEdit

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

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Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ailt f

  1. viola (string instrument of the violin family)

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