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buide

Old IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

buide (equative buidither, comparative budiu)

  1. yellow
    • c. 845, St. Gall Glosses on Priscian, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1975, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. II, pp. 49–224, Sg. 14a10
      glosses flavus

NounEdit

buide f

  1. yellowness
  2. (botany) buttercup
  3. honey, pollen

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

buide f (iā-stem, genitive boide)

  1. thanks
  2. gratitude

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

buide m

  1. Alternative form of muide.

ReferencesEdit

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1]