breoigh

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish breóïd ‎(to burn).

Verb[edit]

breoigh ‎(present analytic breonn, future analytic breofaidh, verbal noun breo, past participle breoite)

  1. to sicken
  2. to weaken

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
breoigh bhreoigh mbreoigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • breó(a)id” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “breoḋaim” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "breoigh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.