skeeal

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish scél (compare Scottish Gaelic sgeul, Irish scéal), from Proto-Celtic *skʷetlom (compare Welsh chwedl, a loanword from Proto-Goidelic), from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- ‎(to say).

NounEdit

skeeal m ‎(genitive singular skeeal, plural skeealyn)

  1. story
  2. news
    Hie yn skeeal magh.‎ ― The news got abroad.
    Insh yn skeeal da.‎ ― Break the news to him.
  3. narrative

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