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EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

birling

  1. present participle of birl

NounEdit

birling ‎(plural birlings)

  1. Alternative form of birlinn

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Old Norse byrðingr.

NounEdit

birling f ‎(genitive singular birlinge, nominative plural birlingí)

  1. barge
  2. (commander's) galley

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
birling bhirling mbirling
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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

ManxEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Old Norse byrðingr.

NounEdit

birling f ‎(genitive singular birling, plural birleeyn)

  1. yacht
  2. galley, longship

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
birling virling mirling
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • beirling” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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