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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cíall, from Proto-Celtic *kʷēslā (compare Welsh pwyll).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ciall f (genitive singular céille, nominative plural cialla)

  1. sense
  2. sanity
  3. normal state of mind
  4. common sense
  5. perception
  6. meaning
  7. reason, cause

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ciall chiall gciall
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cíall, from Proto-Celtic *kʷēslā (compare Welsh pwyll).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ciall f (genitive singular cèille)

  1. significance, implication,
  2. understanding, meaning, drift, connotation
  3. mind, sanity
  4. sense, reason

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
ciall chiall
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit