cáel

See also: cael

Contents

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *koylos(thin) (compare Cornish and Welsh cul).

AdjectiveEdit

cáel

  1. thin, slender, narrow
  2. fine, delicate

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

cáel m

  1. narrow
  2. strait

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Scottish Gaelic: caol

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cáel cháel cáel
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.