guid

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

guid (plural guids)

  1. A flower.

References[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·guid

  1. third-person singular present indicative conjunct of guidid

Mutation[edit]

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

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English gōd, from Proto-Germanic *gōdaz, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰedʰ- (to join, to unite).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Southern Scots, Insular Scots) IPA(key): [ɡød], [ɡyd]
  • (Insular Scots) IPA(key): [ɡjød]
  • (Central Scots, Ulster Scots) IPA(key): [ɡɪd]
  • (Ulster Scots, South Northern Scots) IPA(key): [ɡed]
  • (Mid Northern Scots) IPA(key): [ɡwid]
  • (Ulster Scots, North Northern Scots) IPA(key): [ɡid]

Adjective[edit]

guid (comparative better, superlative best)

  1. good
  2. of good social standing, respectable

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

guid (comparative mair guid, superlative maist guid)

  1. good, very, pretty

Noun[edit]

guid (plural guids)

  1. good

Derived terms[edit]