talam

See also: tālam and tālām

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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *talamū, from Proto-Indo-European *tl̥-mon-, root *tel-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

talam m ‎(genitive talman, nominative plural talmain)

  1. earth, (dry) land
  2. land, country
  3. (element) earth
  4. earth, soil, dirt, clay

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
talam thalam talam
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • talam” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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