seas

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Noun[edit]

seas

  1. plural of sea

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier seasamh, seasaigh, seasmhaigh, denominative from the verbal noun seasamh, from Old Irish sessam, verbal noun of sissidir, from Proto-Celtic *sista-, from Proto-Indo-European *stísteh₂ti, reduplicated present of *steh₂-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

seas ‎(present analytic seasann, future analytic seasfaidh, verbal noun seasamh, past participle seasta)

  1. stand

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
seas sheas
after "an", tseas
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*si-sta-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-17336-1, page 338
  • sessaid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • sessaigid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • sessmaid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • sessmaigid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “seasuighim” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "seas" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

seas ‎(past sheas, future seasaidh, verbal noun seasamh, past participle seaste)

  1. stand
  2. support, back, back up
  3. endure, last

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

seas

  1. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of ser.
  2. Informal second-person singular () negative imperative form of ser.