gníid

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *gniyeti, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₁- (to beget).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡʲnʲiː.iðʲ/

Verb[edit]

gníid (conjunct ·gní, verbal noun gním)

  1. to do
  2. to work

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
gníid gníid
pronounced with /ɣ(ʲ)-/
ngníid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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