buide

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

buide (equative buidither, comparative budiu)

  1. yellow
    • c. 845, St. Gall Glosses on Priscian, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1975, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. II, pp. 49–224, Sg. 14a10
      glosses flavus

Noun[edit]

buide f

  1. yellowness
  2. (botany) buttercup
  3. honey, pollen

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

buide f (iā-stem, genitive boide)

  1. thanks
  2. gratitude

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

buide m

  1. Alternative form of muide

References[edit]

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1]