dobeir

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From to- +‎ beirid.

The perfective form do·rat is from to- +‎ ro- +‎ ad- + Proto-Celtic *dāti, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃t (to give).

The perfective form do·uic is from to- +‎ ·uic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

do·beir (prototonic ·tabair, verbal noun tabairt)

  1. to bring
  2. to give
  3. to place, put

Conjugation[edit]

Perfective forms derived from do·rat ("give")
Perfective forms derived from do·uic ("bring")

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

From ·tabair:

From ·tuicc:

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
do·beir do·beir
pronounced with /-v(ʲ)-/
do·mbeir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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