byr

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *būra, from Proto-Indo-European *bhū 'to grow', probably a denominative based on an unattested abstract noun *bhūrom > *būra[1].

Verb[edit]

byr (first-person singular past tense byra, participle byrë)

  1. to carry out, to perform, to execute
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “byr” in Vladimir Orel (1998), Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Ledien, Boston, Köln: Brill Academic Publishers, page 44

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

byr

  1. present tense of by

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Cornish berr, Breton berr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

byr (feminine ber, plural byrion, equative byrred, comparative byrrach, superlative byrraf)

  1. short (of a person, of comparatively little height)
  2. brief, concise

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
byr fyr myr unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.