mervel

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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Celtic verb on a base marv-, cognate with Cornish merwel on that same base marw-.

Verb[edit]

mervel

  1. (intransitive) to die

Inflection[edit]

Conjugation[edit]

Personal forms
Indicative Conditional Imperative
Present Imperfect Preterite Future Present Imperfect
1s marvan marven marvis marvin marvfen marvjen -
2s marvez marves marvjout marvi marvfes marvjes marv
3s marv marve marvas marvo marvfe marvje marvet
1p marvomp marvemp marvjomp marvimp marvfemp marvjemp marvomp
2p marvit marvec'h marvjoc'h marvot marvfec'h marvjec'h marvit
3p marvont marvent marvjont marvint marvfent marvjent marvent
0 marver marved marvjod marvor marvfed marvjed -
Impersonal forms Mutated forms
Infinitive: mervel
Present participle: o vervel
Past participle: marvet (auxiliary verb: bezañ)
Soft mutation after a: a varv-
Mixed mutation after e: e varv-
Soft mutation after ne/na: ne/na varv-

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Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mervel

  1. Alternative form of merveile