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See also: ceól and ceòl

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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish ceól, from Old Irish céul.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ceol m (genitive singular ceoil, nominative plural ceolta)

  1. music
  2. song

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceol cheol gceol
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *keulaz, from Proto-Indo-European *gawl- (ball, swelling). Cognate with Old Saxon kiol, Middle Dutch kiel, Old High German kiol, Old Norse kjóll.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃeːo̯l/, [t͡ʃeːo̯ɫ]

NounEdit

ċēol m

  1. ship (specifically a small flat-bottomed boat)
    Ceol on lande stod.The ship stood on the land.
    (Beowulf)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit