IrishEdit

VerbEdit

ceilid

  1. (archaic, Munster) third-person plural present indicative/subjunctive of ceil

Usage notesEdit

The standard modern language uses the analytic constructions ceileann siad in the indicative and (go g)ceile siad in the subjunctive.

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceilid cheilid gceilid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *keleti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱéleti.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ceilid (conjunct ·ceil, verbal noun cleth)

  1. to hide, to conceal

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: ceil
  • Scottish Gaelic: ceil
  • Manx: keil
  • Scottish Gaelic: culaidh

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit