pósaid

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pósaid

  1. (Munster) third-person plural present indicative of pós

Usage notesEdit

The equivalent in the standard language is the analytic construction pósann siad.

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pósaid phósaid bpósaid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin spōnsus ‎(betrothed), from spondeō.

VerbEdit

pósaid ‎(verbal noun pósad)

  1. marry

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
pósaid phósaid pósaid
pronounced with /b(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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