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EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *eklen. Cognate to Finnish eilen, Votic eglee, and Livvi egläi.

AdverbEdit

eile

  1. yesterday

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eile

  1. First-person singular present of eilen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of eilen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of eilen.
  4. Imperative singular of eilen.

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish aile, eile, oile (second, other, another), from Proto-Celtic *alyos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂élyos (other, out of a group of more than two), from *h₂el- (beyond).

AdjectiveEdit

eile

  1. other, another; next, more, else

AdverbEdit

eile

  1. else

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

eile

  1. Alternative form of uile (all, every; all, whole)

NounEdit

eile f (indeclinable)

  1. Alternative form of uile (all)

AdverbEdit

eile

  1. Alternative form of uile (all, wholly, entirely)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
eile n-eile heile not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish aile, eile, oile (second, other, another), from Proto-Celtic *alyos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂élyos (other, out of a group of more than two), from *h₂el- (beyond).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

eile

  1. other, another, else
    Tha faclair eile agam.I have another/a different dictionary.
    'S e sin rudeigin eile.That's something else.
    A bheil searrag eile agaibh?Do you have another/one more flask?

Derived termsEdit

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