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McCone (Kim): Léic úait inna biada milsi (Wb. 6c7): ‘put from you the sweet foods’.
In Sound law and analogy [Fs. Beekes] (1997), pp. 171–175.
Discusses the etymological relationship between OIr. biad (< PC *beyatom) and bíathaid (< PC *bētāti; both ultimately < * √gweyh3- ‘live’), arguing that the difference in root vocalism is due to rule-governed loss of laryngeal in the PC form underlying bíathaid.

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