suí

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

suí

  1. first-person singular preterite indicative form of suar

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish suide (compare Welsh sedd), from Proto-Celtic *sodyom, from Proto-Indo-European *sodyom (compare Latin solium (seat, chair), from *sed-.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

suí m (genitive singular as substantive suí, genitive as verbal noun suite, nominative plural suíonna)

  1. verbal noun of suigh
    Tá mé i mo shuí.I am sitting; I am up (i.e. out of bed).
  2. sitting position
    1. state of being arisen
    2. state of being roused
  3. session
    1. seat, location
    2. situation, position
  4. squatting; encampment
  5. siege
  6. setting, letting
  7. (literary) seat, buttocks
Declension[edit]
As substantive
As verbal noun

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

suí

  1. present subjunctive analytic of suigh

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
suí shuí
after an, tsuí
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "suí" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • “suiḋe” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • Entries containing “suí” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “suí” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

suí (Zhuyin ㄙㄨㄟˊ)

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Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

suí m (genitive súad, nominative plural suïd)

  1. sage, scholar

Inflection[edit]

Masculine d-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative suí suïdL, suí suïd
Vocative suí suïdL, suí súada
Accusative suïdN suïdL, suí súada
Genitive súad súad súadN
Dative suïdL súadaib súadaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
suí ṡuí unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Old Tupi[edit]

Postposition[edit]

suí

  1. from (provenience, cause)