bád

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Eton (Cameroon)[edit]

Verb[edit]

bád

  1. to simulate

References[edit]

  • Mark Van de Velde, A Grammar of Eton (2008, →ISBN

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Irish bát (compare Scottish Gaelic bàta, Manx baatey), borrowed from Old English bāt.

Noun[edit]

bád m (genitive singular báid, nominative plural báid)

  1. boat
    Synonym: nae
Usage notes[edit]
  • Although bád is grammatically masculine, it is used with feminine pronouns; compare the use of she to refer to boats in English.
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Ó Dónaill, Niall (1977), “bád”, in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, Dublin: An Gúm, →ISBN
  • G. Toner, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, S. Arbuthnot, D. Wodtko, M.-L. Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “bát”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
  • Greene, D. (1973), “The influence of Scandinavian on Irish”, in Bo Almqvist and David Greene, editors, Proceedings of the Seventh Viking Congress[1], Dundalk: Dundalgan Press, pages 75–82

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bád

  1. (archaic, Munster) first-person singular present subjunctive of báigh

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bád bhád mbád
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.