creid

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish creitid, from Proto-Celtic *kreddīti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱred dʰeh₁-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

creid (present analytic creideann, future analytic creidfidh, verbal noun creidiúint, past participle creidte)

  1. believe

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
creid chreid gcreid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Manx[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish creitid, from Proto-Celtic *kreddīti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱred dʰeh₁-.

Verb[edit]

creid (verbal noun credjal, past participle credjit)

  1. believe

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
creid chreid greid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • creitid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish creitid, from Proto-Celtic *kreddīti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱred dʰeh₁-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

creid (past chreid, future creididh, verbal noun creidsinn, past participle creidte)

  1. believe, feel convinced
    Cha chreid mi nach ...I rather think ...
  2. credit
  3. confide, trust, rely

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)
  • creitid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.