beo

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See also: béo, bèo, and beò

Breton[edit]

Adjective[edit]

beo

  1. obsolete spelling of bev

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish béo, from Proto-Celtic *biwos, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós (alive), from *gʷeih₃w- (to live). Compare Welsh byw.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

beo

  1. alive
  2. active
  3. lively
  4. live (broadcast)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • díbheo (lifeless, listless, moribund)

Noun[edit]

beo m (genitive singular beo, nominative plural beo)

  1. living thing
  2. life
  3. livelihood
  4. quick (sensitive flesh)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

beo

  1. present subjunctive analytic of beoigh

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
beo bheo mbeo
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

beo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of beare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *dweō, from Proto-Indo-European *dew- (to show favor, revere). Related to bene (well) (from *dw-enēd) and bonus (good) (from *dw-enos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

beō (present infinitive beāre, perfect active beāvī, supine beātum); first conjugation

  1. I bless
  2. I gladden
  3. I enrich (with)

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of beo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present beō beās beat beāmus beātis beant
imperfect beābam beābās beābat beābāmus beābātis beābant
future beābō beābis beābit beābimus beābitis beābunt
perfect beāvī beāvistī beāvit beāvimus beāvistis beāvērunt, beāvēre
pluperfect beāveram beāverās beāverat beāverāmus beāverātis beāverant
future perfect beāverō beāveris beāverit beāverimus beāveritis beāverint
passive present beor beāris, beāre beātur beāmur beāminī beantur
imperfect beābar beābāris, beābāre beābātur beābāmur beābāminī beābantur
future beābor beāberis, beābere beābitur beābimur beābiminī beābuntur
perfect beātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect beātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect beātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present beem beēs beet beēmus beētis beent
imperfect beārem beārēs beāret beārēmus beārētis beārent
perfect beāverim beāverīs beāverit beāverīmus beāverītis beāverint
pluperfect beāvissem beāvissēs beāvisset beāvissēmus beāvissētis beāvissent
passive present beer beēris, beēre beētur beēmur beēminī beentur
imperfect beārer beārēris, beārēre beārētur beārēmur beārēminī beārentur
perfect beātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect beātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present beā beāte
future beātō beātō beātōte beantō
passive present beāre beāminī
future beātor beātor beantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives beāre beāvisse beātūrus esse beārī beātus esse beātum īrī
participles beāns beātūrus beātus beandus

Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *biumi (am), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰew- (to become, be).

Verb[edit]

bēo

  1. first-person singular active of bēon
  2. first-person singular subjunctive of bēon
  3. second-person singular subjunctive of bēon
  4. third-person singular subjunctive of bēon
  5. singular imperative of bēon

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bijō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰī-. Germanic cognates include Old Frisian (West Frisian bij), Old Saxon bīa (Middle Low German bīe), Dutch bij, Old High German bīa, bini (German Biene, dialectal Beie), Old Norse (Danish and Swedish bi). The Indo-European root is also the source of Lithuanian bìtė, Latvian bite, Proto-Slavic *bьčela (Old Church Slavonic бьчєла (bĭčela), Russian пчела (pčela)), Celtic *beko- (Old Irish bech, Irish beach).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bēo f (nominative plural bēon)

  1. bee
Derived terms[edit]
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Descendants[edit]

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

beo

  1. Alternative form of béo

Mutation[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bělъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bȅo (definite bȇlī, comparative bèljī, Cyrillic spelling бе̑о)

  1. white
  2. blank
  3. blanched

Declension[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“leopard; panther”; SV: báo), from Proto-Vietic *pɛːw (leopard; panther)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) beo (, 𧲼, 𧴋)

  1. (dated) any big cat with spotted coat, such as the leopard, panther, jaguar or cheetah

Synonyms[edit]