Last modified on 23 December 2014, at 15:57

stail

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

stail (plural stails)

  1. (UK, obsolete) alternative form of stale (a long, thin handle, as of mops, rakes, &c.)

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [sˠt̪ˠalʲ]
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): [sˠt̪ˠæːlʲ]

NounEdit

stail f (genitive staile, nominative plural staileanna)

  1. stallion

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

Despite the meaning, this noun is feminine and is referred back to using the feminine pronoun .