briseadh

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish brised, brissed, verbal noun of brisid (breaks, smashes, destroys).

PronunciationEdit

Noun and verbal noun
Past autonomous
Imperative and past subjunctive

NounEdit

briseadh m (genitive briste, nominative plural bristeacha)

  1. Verbal noun of bris.
  2. the act of breaking; breakage
  3. disruption
  4. battle
  5. defeat

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

briseadh

  1. past autonomous of bris
  2. imperative analytic of bris
  3. past subjunctive analytic of bris

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
briseadh bhriseadh mbriseadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish brised, brissed, verbal noun of brisid (breaks, smashes, destroys).

NounEdit

briseadh m (genitive brisidh, plural brisidhean)

  1. Verbal noun of bris.
  2. bankruptcy
  3. breach

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 10 September 2013, at 07:15