briste

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See also: bríste

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʲɾʲɪʃtʲə/

Participle[edit]

briste

  1. past participle of bris

Adjective[edit]

briste ‎(not comparable)

  1. broken

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

briste m

  1. genitive singular of briseadh

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
briste bhriste mbriste
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bresta and Danish briste; from Proto-Germanic *brestaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰres- ‎(to burst, break, crack, split, separate). Cognate with German bersten.

Verb[edit]

briste ‎(imperative brist, present tense brister, simple past brast, past participle bristet)

  1. to burst; to break; to snap
  2. to fail
  3. to crack; to rupture
  4. to give way

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

briste

  1. past participle of bris

Adjective[edit]

briste

  1. broken