stail

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

stail ‎(plural stails)

  1. (Britain, obsolete) Alternative form of stale ‎(a long, thin handle, as of mops, rakes, etc.)

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sˠt̪ˠalʲ/
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /sˠt̪ˠæːlʲ/

NounEdit

stail f ‎(genitive singular 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 .

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