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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish apstal, from Latin apostolus, from Ancient Greek ἀπόστολος(apóstolos, one sent forth, apostle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

aspal m ‎(genitive singular aspail, nominative plural aspail)

  1. apostle

DeclensionEdit

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MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • apstal” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “apstal” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 9.
  • "aspal" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.