Irish edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Middle Irish umallóit, from Old Irish umaldóit, from Latin humilitās.[1]

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

umhlóid f (genitive singular umhlóide, nominative plural)

  1. submission, obedience
  2. humility
  3. (Ulster) pliability
Declension edit
Related terms edit

Further reading edit

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb edit


  1. (archaic, dialectal) third-person plural future of umhlaigh

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
umhlóid n-umhlóid humhlóid not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References edit

  1. ^ G. Toner, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, S. Arbuthnot, D. Wodtko, M.-L. Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “umaldóit, omaldóit, umallóit”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
  2. ^ Loth, Joseph (1913) “L’Accent dans le gaëlique du Munster”, in Revue de Phonétique (in French), volume 3, page 324
  3. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, § 294, page 104