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HungarianEdit

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish folt, from Proto-Celtic *woltos (compare Cornish gols, Old Breton guolt, Welsh gwallt), from Proto-Indo-European *welh₂- (compare English wold, Lithuanian váltis (oat awn), Serbo-Croatian vlȃt (ear (of wheat)), Ancient Greek λάσιος (lásios, hairy)).

NounEdit

folt m (genitive singular foilt, nominative plural foilt)

  1. hair (of head); locks, tresses

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
folt fholt bhfolt
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish folt.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

folt m (genitive singular fuilt, plural fuilt)

  1. hair
    Ta’n folt echey ny hassoo er.
    His hair sticks up.
    Ta’n folt echey tuittym magh.
    His hair is falling out.
    Ta’n folt eck cass-lhoobagh.
    Her hair is thickly curled.
    Ta’n folt eck sheeley sheese y dreeym eck.
    Her hair is hanging down her back.
    Va’n folt echey baarit dy lhome.
    His hair was cut close.
    Va’n folt echey tuittym neose harrish e gheayltyn.
    His hair fell over his shoulders.

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
folt olt volt
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French folet (fool).

NounEdit

folt (plural folts)

  1. a fool

Derived termsEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *woltos (compare Cornish gols, Old Breton guolt, Welsh gwallt), from Proto-Indo-European *welh₂- (compare English wold, Lithuanian váltis (oat awn), Serbo-Croatian vlȃt (ear (of wheat)), Ancient Greek λάσιος (lásios, hairy)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

folt m (genitive fuilt, nominative plural fuilt)

  1. hair

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
folt ḟolt folt
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.