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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French bribe (gift; morsel of bread), with semantic shift paralleling that of English bribe. The verb is derived from the noun.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

breab f (genitive singular breibe, nominative plural breaba)

  1. bribe

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

breab (present analytic breabann, future analytic breabfaidh, verbal noun breabadh, past participle breabtha)

  1. bribe

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
breab bhreab mbreab
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

breab (past bhreab, future breabaidh, verbal noun breabadh, past participle breabte)

  1. kick
  2. stamp (a foot)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

breab f, m (genitive singular breaba, plural breaban)

  1. kick

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
breab bhreab
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.