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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From eol +‎ -aí.

NounEdit

eolaí m (genitive singular eolaí, nominative plural eolaithe)

  1. scientist; -logist
  2. guide, guidebook
  3. directory
  4. tutor

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

  • aineolaí m (ignorant, inexperienced, person)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • eolas m (knowledge)

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

  • "eolaí" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • eólaige” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.