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Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *kreddīti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱréddʰh₁eti.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

creitid (conjunct ·creti, verbal noun cre(i)tem)

  1. to believe
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 23c7
      Ní hed a méit non·chretid-si act fo·daimid fochidi airi.
      Not only do you pl believe it, but you endure sufferings for it.
  2. to trust

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

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