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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *barwa, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰorwos (compare English barrow (castrated boar), Serbo-Croatian brâv (male sheep or goat)).

NounEdit

berr m (indefinite plural berra)

  1. sheep, goat
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BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *bɨrr, from Proto-Celtic *birros.

AdjectiveEdit

berr

  1. short

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CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *bɨrr, from Proto-Celtic *birros.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

berr

  1. short, brief

MutationEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *birros.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

berr

  1. short

InflectionEdit

o/ā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative berr berr berr
Vocative birr*
berr**
Accusative berr birr
Genitive birr birre birr
Dative biurr birr biurr
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative birr berra
Vocative birru
berra
Accusative birru
berra
Genitive berr
Dative berraib
Notes *modifying a noun whose vocative is different from its nominative

**modifying a noun whose vocative is identical to its nominative
† not when substantivized

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MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
berr berr
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mberr
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *bazaz, whence also Old English bær, Old High German bar. Cognate with Icelandic ber and Norwegian Bokmål bar.

AdjectiveEdit

berr

  1. bare