bära

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See also: bara, bára, Bára, and bāra

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish bæra, from Old Norse bera, from Proto-Germanic *beraną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰére-, from *bʰer-. Cognate with Danish bære and Norwegian bære. [1]

See the English verb bear.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bära

  1. to carry; to lift and transport anywhere else
  2. to wear; e.g. a piece of clothing or jewelery
  3. (somewhat dated) to lead to; end up at

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

lead to

Synonyms[edit]

  • (lead to): leda (till)

References[edit]

  1. ^ bära in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)