See also: bríste

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bresta, from Proto-Germanic *brestaną, cognate with Swedish brista, English burst, German bersten.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

briste (past tense brast or bristede, past participle bristet)

  1. to burst, break

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʲɾʲɪʃtʲə/

ParticipleEdit

briste

  1. past participle of bris

AdjectiveEdit

briste (not comparable)

  1. broken

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

briste m

  1. genitive singular of briseadh

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
briste bhriste mbriste
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

briste

  1. Alternative form of bresten

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bresta and Danish briste; from Proto-Germanic *brestaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰres- (to burst, break, crack, split, separate). Cognate with German bersten.

VerbEdit

briste (imperative brist, present tense brister, simple past brast, past participle bristet)

  1. to burst; to break; to snap
  2. to fail
  3. to crack; to rupture
  4. to give way

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

briste

  1. passive singular preterite absolute of brisid

ParticipleEdit

briste

  1. past participle of brisid

DeclensionEdit

io/iā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative briste briste briste
Vocative bristi
Accusative briste bristi
Genitive bristi briste bristi
Dative bristiu bristi bristiu
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative bristi bristi
Vocative bristi
bristiu*
Accusative bristi
bristiu*
Genitive briste
Dative bristib
Notes * when substantivized

MutationEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

briste

  1. past participle of bris

AdjectiveEdit

briste

  1. broken

MutationEdit

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