buide

Old IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

buide (equative buidither, comparative budiu)

  1. yellow
    • circa 845, St. Gall Glosses on Priscian, 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]
Last modified on 21 July 2013, at 07:08