seisir

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Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

seisir m

  1. genitive singular of seisear

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
seisir sheisir
after an, tseisir
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval Latin sacire, present active infinitive of saciō. The Trésor de Langue Française Informatisé and Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch both link seisir back to Old High German *sazjan[1][2].

Verb[edit]

seisir

  1. to grip (hold firmly)
  2. to seize (take by force)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (saisir)
  1. ^ saisir” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
  2. ^ (fr)(de) *sazjan in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (Walther von Wartburg, 2002)