foir

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See also: foïr

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *fodīre, from Latin fodere, present active infinitive of fodiō.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

foir

  1. (transitive) to dig
Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group or second-group verb (ending in -ir, without or with an -iss- infix). This verb has a stressed present stem fue distinct from the unstressed stem fo, as well as other irregularities. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

see fuir

Verb[edit]

foir

  1. Alternative form of fuïr
Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb ends in a palatal stem, so there is an extra i before the e of some endings. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

foir

  1. third-person singular masculine accusative of for