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See also: cal, Cal, Cal., and càl

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IrishEdit

 
cál

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Middle English cole, from Old English cāwel, from Latin caulis (cabbage).

NounEdit

cál m (genitive singular cáil, nominative plural cáil)

  1. kale, cabbage
    Synonyms: cabáiste

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

cál m (genitive singular cál)

  1. Alternative spelling of call (call, need; claim, right)

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cál chál gcál
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "cál" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • “cál” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • Entries containing “cál” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “cál” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.