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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English anil, from Middle French or Portuguese anil, from Andalusian Arabic النيل(an-nīl), from Arabic نِيل(nīl), from Persian نیل(nīl, indigo), from Middle Persian, ultimately from Sanskrit नीला (nīlā, dark blue).

NounEdit

anail f (genitive singular anaile, nominative plural anailí)

  1. anil
    Synonym: plúirín

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish anál (act of breathing; breath) (compare modern Irish anáil), verbal noun of anaid.

NounEdit

anail f (genitive singular analach or anaile, plural anailean)

  1. breath
  2. breeze, air
  3. best
  4. opinion
  5. rest

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit