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From Middle Anrish beon, from Old Anrish beona, from Proto-Germanic *beuną;
present forms from *wesaną; past forms supplied by *stōþ-; future forms supplied by *werþaną
Noun influenced by Old Irish béo


(Anrish) IPA: /beˈo/


beò (runic:‧ᛒᛖᚭᛌ‧)

  1. existence, being
  2. living thing, creature


  1. (+ common; impersonal, copula) To exist, to be
    Byøe mea tà gýsere.
    I will be at the town-hall.
  2. (+ dative) To have, to be with, of
    Híe deorr ír?
    Do you have any pets?


Declension of beò (a-stem)
Case indefinite singular indefinite plural definite singular definite plural
Common beò beòr beona beònur
Dative beone beoná beòne beòmí
Genitive beòð beono beoné beòno

Conjugation of beò (irregular)
Impersonal Present realis Present irrealis Future realis Future irrealis Future in the past realis Future in the past irrealis Past realis Past irrealis
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