beite

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally the verbal of necessity of (to be) (compare Old Irish buithi).

Adjective[edit]

beite

  1. (literary) right, proper

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
beite bheite mbeite
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse beiti (noun) and beita (verb).

Noun[edit]

beite n (definite singular beitet, indefinite plural beiter, definite plural beita or beitene)

  1. pasture (land used for grazing by animals)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

beite (imperative beit, present tense beiter, passive beites, simple past and past participle beita or beitet, present participle beitende)

  1. (of animals) to graze

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse beiti.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beite n (definite singular beitet, indefinite plural beite, definite plural beita)

  1. pasture; land area, cultivated or not, where animals may feed on the vegetation
    Har du dyra dine på beite no?
    Are your animals in the pasture now?

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

beite (present tense beitar/beiter, past tense beita/beitte, past participle beita/beitt, passive infinitive beitast, present participle beitande, imperative beite/beit)

  1. Alternative form of beita

References[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

beite

  1. third-person plural future relative of at·tá

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

beite

  1. dative singular of beit