beirid

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbʲɛɾʲɪdʲ]

Verb[edit]

beirid

  1. (archaic, Munster) third-person plural present indicative of beir
  2. (archaic, Munster) third-person plural present subjunctive of beir

Usage notes[edit]

The modern standard forms are beireann siad in the indicative and go mbeire siad in the subjunctive.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
beirid bheirid mbeirid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *ber-, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer-. Cognates include Gothic 𐌱𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌰𐌽 (bairan), Greek φέρω (phérō), Sanskrit भरति (bhárati), Latin ferō, Old Church Slavonic бьрати (bĭrati). See ro·uic for the etymology of the suppletive perfective forms.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

beirid (conjunct ·beir, verbal noun breth)

  1. to carry

Conjugation[edit]

Perfective forms derived from ro·uic

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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