aol

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish áel ‎(lime, chalk).

NounEdit

aol m ‎(genitive singular aoil, nominative plural aolta)

  1. lime (inorganic material containing calcium)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

aol ‎(present analytic aolann, future analytic aolfaidh, verbal noun aoladh, past participle aolta)

  1. (transitive) lime, whitewash
  2. (intransitive) whiten, grow white

ConjugationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

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