Old Irish edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Celtic *marwāti. Equivalent to marb +‎ -aid.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

marbaid (conjunct ·marba, verbal noun marbad)

  1. to kill, slay
    Synonym: orcaid
  2. to annul, cancel
  3. (law) to alienate, amortise

Conjugation edit

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

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

Further reading edit