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]

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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.