marb

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Old IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Celtic *marwos(dead), from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥wós, ultimately from the root *mer-(to die).

AdjectiveEdit

marb

  1. dead
  2. mortified, insensible, spiritually dead
  3. pertaining to the dead
  4. inanimate
  5. (water) stagnant
InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

marb m

  1. corpse, dead person
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 3Edit

Non-lemma forms.

VerbEdit

·marb

  1. third-person singular preterite conjunct of marbaid
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive conjunct of marbaid

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
marb
also mmarb after a proclitic
marb
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
marb
also mmarb after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • marb” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • marbaid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.