biathaigh

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bíathaid, bíathaigid, bíadaid ‎(feeds, nourishes; supports), from biad n ‎(food).

Verb[edit]

biathaigh ‎(present analytic biathaíonn, future analytic biathóidh, verbal noun biathú, past participle biathaithe)

  1. (transitive) feed, nourish
  2. (transitive) shower

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • bia ‎(food)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
biathaigh bhiathaigh mbiathaigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "biathaigh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 bíathaid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • bíathaigid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • biad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.