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See also: saile and säile

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish sál, sáile.

NounEdit

sáile m (genitive singular sáile)

  1. salt water, seawater, brine
  2. the sea
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish sádaile (ease, comfort, repose).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

sáile f (genitive singular sáile)

  1. ease, comfort
  2. self-indulgence
  3. luxuriant growth
DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sáile

  1. inflection of sáil:
    1. genitive singular feminine
    2. nominative/vocative/dative/strong genitive plural
  2. comparative degree of sáil

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

sáile f

  1. genitive singular of sáil

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sáile sháile
after an, tsáile
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sáile m

  1. Alternative form of sál (saltwater)

NounEdit

sáile

  1. genitive singular of sál (heel)

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
sáile ṡáile unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.