báigh

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See also: bàigh

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

báigh (present analytic bánn, future analytic báfaidh, verbal noun , past participle báite)

  1. (transitive) drown
  2. (transitive) sink, submerge
  3. (transitive) immerse
  4. (transitive) inundate, drench
  5. (transitive) water, dilute
  6. (transitive) quench
  7. (transitive) face (cards)
  8. (transitive, linguistics) elide

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
báigh bháigh mbáigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "báigh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • drench” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • drown” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • elide” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • immerse” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • inundate” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • quench” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • sink” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • submerge” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.