See also: ceól and ceòl

Irish

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Alternative forms

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Etymology

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From Middle Irish ceól, from Old Irish céul.[1]

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Noun

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ceol m (genitive singular ceoil, nominative plural ceolta)

  1. music
  2. song

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Mutation

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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.

References

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  1. ^ Gregory Toner, Sharon Arbuthnot, Máire Ní Mhaonaigh, Marie-Luise Theuerkauf, Dagmar Wodtko, editors (2019), “ceól”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
  2. ^ Sjoestedt, M. L. (1931) Phonétique d’un parler irlandais de Kerry (in French), Paris: Librairie Ernest Leroux, page 23

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Old English

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Etymology

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From Proto-Germanic *keulaz, from Proto-Indo-European *gawl- (ball, swelling). Displaced by Middle English kele, possibly from or related to Middle Dutch kiel (keel) cognate with Old Norse kjǫlr, from Proto-Germanic *keluz, a related root. Cognate with Old Saxon kiol (boat), Old High German kiol (boat), Old Norse kjóll (ship).

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ċēol m

  1. ship (specifically a small flat-bottomed boat)

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