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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish glés, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- (to shine). Cognate with Scottish Gaelic gleus, Sanskrit हरि (hari), Old High German glanz (bright), German Glanz.

NounEdit

gléas m (genitive singular gléis, nominative plural gléasanna)

  1. order, adjustment, arrangement, manner, condition
  2. means, facilities; provision, accommodation
  3. instrument, tool, device, appliance, apparatus, outfit
    1. caparison, trappings; dress, attire, apparel
    2. tackle, harness
  4. décor, trappings
  5. (music) key
  6. (uncountable) glaze; sheen, gloss, polish

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish glésaid (adjusts, prepares, arranges, makes ready (for use or action)), from glés.

VerbEdit

gléas (present analytic gléasann, future analytic gléasfaidh, verbal noun gléasadh, past participle gléasta)

  1. (transitive) adjust, arrange
    1. fit out, equip
    2. dress, array
    3. prepare, make ready

InflectionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gléas ghléas ngléas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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