bære

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bera, from Proto-Germanic *beraną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer- (to bear, carry), *bʰére-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɛːrə/, [ˈb̥æːɐ]

Verb[edit]

bære (imperative bær, infinitive at bære, present tense bærer, past tense bar, past participle har båret)

  1. carry (to transport by lifting)
  2. carry (to be transmitted; to travel)
  3. bear (to be equipped with something)
  4. bear (to put up with something)
  5. bear (to produce or yield something, such as fruit or crops)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bera, from Proto-Germanic *beraną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer- (to bear, carry), *bʰére-.

Verb[edit]

bære (imperative bær, present tense bærer, simple past bar, past participle båret, present participle bærende)

  1. to bear; endure
  2. to wear
  3. to support; bear; carry

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