pósaid

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pósaid

  1. (Munster) third-person plural present indicative of pós

Usage notes[edit]

The equivalent in the standard language is the analytic construction pósann siad.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pósaid phósaid bpósaid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sponsus, sponsa (betrothed), from spondeō.

Verb[edit]

pósaid (verbal noun pósad)

  1. marry

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
pósaid phósaid pósaid
pronounced with /b(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "pósaid" in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.