See also: BYR and býr

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *būra, from Proto-Indo-European *bhū (to grow), probably a denominative based on an unattested abstract noun *bhūrom > *būra.[1]

VerbEdit

byr (first-person singular past tense byra, participle byrë)

  1. to carry out, perform, execute

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “byr”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 44

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

byr

  1. present of by

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

byr

  1. present of by

Old NorseEdit

NounEdit

byr

  1. accusative/dative singular of byrr

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh byrr, from Proto-Brythonic *bɨrr, from Proto-Celtic *birros.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

byr (feminine singular ber, plural byrion, equative byrred, comparative byrrach, superlative byrraf)

  1. short (of a person, of comparatively little height)
  2. brief, concise

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
byr fyr myr unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.