muid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French muid, from Latin modius.

Noun[edit]

muid (plural muids)

  1. An old French liquid measure of approximately 274.2 litres.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin modius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

muid m (plural muids)

  1. (historical) hogshead

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

muid (emphatic form muide, muidne)

  1. (Connacht, Ulster) we (conjunctive)

Usage notes[edit]

The use of muid as the subject of analytic verb forms is accepted in the written standard as an alternative to synthetic first-person plural verb forms. It is found in colloquial usage in Ulster and parts of Connacht.

Synonyms[edit]

  • sinn (disjunctive)

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