baip

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Bavarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German wīp, from Old High German wīb, from Proto-Germanic *wībą (woman; wife). Cognate with German Weib, Dutch wijf, English wife, Icelandic víf.

Noun[edit]

baip n (Sappada, Sauris)

  1. woman
  2. wife

References[edit]

  • “baip” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Cimbrian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German wīp, from Old High German wīb, from Proto-Germanic *wībą (woman; wife). Cognate with German Weib, Dutch wijf, English wife, Icelandic víf.

Noun[edit]

baip n (plural baibardiminutive baible) (Sette Comuni, Thirteen Communities)

  1. woman
    An baip tòttart mindor dan sbéen baibar.
    One woman chatters less than two women.
  2. wife

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • “baip” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo
  • “baip” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien