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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French soye, from Old French soie, earlier seie, from Latin sēta, saeta, from Proto-Italic *saitā, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂ito-, *sh₂éyto-, from *sh₂ey-, *seh₂i- (to bind).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

soie f (plural soies)

  1. silk
  2. bristle
  3. tang (of a blade)

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

soie f

  1. plural of soia

ManxEdit

VerbEdit

soie (verbal noun soiaghey)

  1. to set, settle, set up
  2. to plant, implant, seat, situate
  3. to determine, fix, synchronize
  4. to let

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
soie hoie
after "yn", toie
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Derived termsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin seta, saeta.

NounEdit

soie f (oblique plural soies, nominative singular soie, nominative plural soies)

  1. silk

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle French: soye
  • Norman: souaie