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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin templum.

NounEdit

tempul m (genitive tempuil)

  1. temple
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 139c5
      isnaib templaib glosses in delubris idulorum
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 8d7
      is sissi in tempul sin
      ye are that temple [glossing 1 Corinthians 3:17: “for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are”]
  2. church

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

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