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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

ainleag (swallow) + dhubh (black)

NounEdit

ainleag-dhubh f (genitive singular ainleige-dhubh, plural ainleagan-dhubh)[1]

  1. swift, common swift (Apus apus)[2][3]

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ainleag at Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9; accessed 3 Feb 2015
  2. ^ apus apus at Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9; accessed on 3 Feb 2015
  3. ^ Apus apus Common Swift at Encyclopedia of Life; accessed on 3 Feb 2015