briseadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish brised, brissed, verbal noun of brisid ‎(breaks, smashes, destroys).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun and verbal noun
Past autonomous
Imperative and past subjunctive

Noun[edit]

briseadh m ‎(genitive singular briste, nominative plural bristeacha)

  1. verbal noun of bris
  2. break, the act of breaking; breakage
  3. disruption, dismissal
  4. (of money, etc.) change
  5. battle; defeat
  6. (in the plural) breakers

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

briseadh

  1. past autonomous of bris
  2. imperative analytic of bris
  3. past subjunctive analytic of bris

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
briseadh bhriseadh mbriseadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish brised, brissed, verbal noun of brisid ‎(breaks, smashes, destroys).

Noun[edit]

briseadh m ‎(genitive singular brisidh, plural brisidhean)

  1. verbal noun of bris
  2. bankruptcy
  3. breach

Derived terms[edit]

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