soie

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French soye, from Old French soie, earlier seie, from Latin sēta, saeta, from Proto-Italic *saitā, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂ito-, *sh₂éyto-, from *sh₂ey-, *seh₂i- (to bind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

soie f (plural soies)

  1. silk
  2. bristle
  3. tang (of a blade)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

soie f

  1. plural of soia

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish saidid. Cognate to Irish suigh and Scottish Gaelic suidh.

Verb[edit]

soie (verbal noun soiaghey)

  1. to set, settle, set up
  2. to plant, implant, seat, situate
  3. to determine, fix, synchronize
  4. to let

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
soie hoie
after "yn", toie
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin seta, saeta.

Noun[edit]

soie f (oblique plural soies, nominative singular soie, nominative plural soies)

  1. silk

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: soye
  • Norman: souaie