briseadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish brised, brissed, verbal noun of brisid (breaks, smashes, destroys).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun and verbal noun
Past autonomous
Imperative and past subjunctive

Noun[edit]

briseadh m (genitive briste, nominative plural bristeacha)

  1. Verbal noun of bris.
  2. the act of breaking; breakage
  3. disruption
  4. battle
  5. defeat

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

briseadh

  1. past autonomous of bris
  2. imperative analytic of bris
  3. past subjunctive analytic of bris

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
briseadh bhriseadh mbriseadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish brised, brissed, verbal noun of brisid (breaks, smashes, destroys).

Noun[edit]

briseadh m (genitive brisidh, plural brisidhean)

  1. Verbal noun of bris.
  2. bankruptcy
  3. breach

Derived terms[edit]