bruith

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bruithid ‎(boils, seethes, cooks), from bruith ‎(act of smelting, forging, refining; act of boiling, seething, cooking).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /bˠɾˠʊ/

Verb[edit]

bruith ‎(present analytic bruitheann, future analytic bruithfidh, verbal noun bruith, past participle bruite)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, cooking) boil, cook by boiling
  2. (transitive, intransitive, cooking) bake
  3. (transitive, intransitive, cooking) burn

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bruith f ‎(genitive singular as substantive bruithe, genitive as verbal noun bruite)

  1. verbal noun of bruith
  2. boiling, cooking (by boiling)
  3. baking
  4. broiling, grilling
  5. burning, scorching
  6. (medicine) inflammation

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bruith bhruith mbruith
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "bruith" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • bruith” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • bruithid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.