baillier

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Anglo-Norman bailler, from Latin bāiulō, bāiulāre (carry a burden).

Verb[edit]

baillier

  1. to give

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bāiulāre, present active infinitive of bāiulō.

Verb[edit]

baillier

  1. to deliver, hand over, give
  2. to lend, lease
  3. to govern, administer
  4. to bear, wield, handle (weapons etc.)
  5. to use, treat
  6. to accept, take; to capture

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -ier, with a palatal stem. These verbs are conjugated mostly like verbs in -er, but there is an extra i before the e of some endings. The forms that would normally end in *-aill, *-aills, *-aillt are modified to ail, auz, aut. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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