lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary

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to be careful, cautious, attentive to error or harm, to act carefully, to take care

Usage notes

This word does not express ‘careful’ in the sense of ‘thorough, painstaking’.


NLem gwisk‑a
LMLem, MLem gwisk‑ar
OLem gwisk‑ ‘(be) careful’
PLem *gwisk‑, sk̑-present of
PIE *kʷei̯s‑ ‘perceive, pay attention’


Eng cure (via Lat cūra ‘care’), Ir (Munster) chí ‘see’