Scottish GaelicEdit

 
Tha an ialtag seo ag ithe kapok ann an Kolkata, Poblachd nan Innseachan.

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish *íaltóc (compare Irish ialtóg), from íatlu (bat) + -óc.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ialtag f (genitive singular ialtaig, plural ialtagan)

  1. bat (small, nocturnal, flying mammal of the order Chiroptera)
  2. titmouse

ReferencesEdit

  • ialtag” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • íaltóc”, in Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors, eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language, 2019