IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish bás, from Old Irish bás, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷes- (to extinguish).

NounEdit

bás m (genitive báis, nominative plural básanna)

  1. death
    Nuair a thiocas an bás ní imeoidh sé folamh.
    When death comes he won't leave empty.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bás bhás mbás
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish bás, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷes- (to extinguish).

NounEdit

bás m

  1. death

DescendantsEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷes- (to extinguish).

NounEdit

bás n, m

  1. death

DescendantsEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
bás bás
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbás
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
Last modified on 8 February 2014, at 22:46