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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ecal.

AdjectiveEdit

eagal

  1. feared (used mostly in fixed phrases, see derived terms)

Derived termsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ecal.

NounEdit

eagal m ‎(genitive singular eagail, plural eagalan)

  1. fear, fright, horror

Usage notesEdit

  • Used with the preposition ro for English of:
    Bha eagal air na searbhantan òga roimhe.
    The young servants were afraid of him (literally "there was fear on the servants young before him").
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