barnen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Doublet with Dutch branden (to burn). Cognate with English burn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

barnen (past singular barnde, past participle gebarnd)

  1. (archaic) to burn
Zy streeven door de straaten, met barnende kaersen. (Hooft, 1642)
They strode through the streets, with burning candles.
Latet t' samen sieden…, ende roeret dicwil dat niet en bernen. (Koockboeck, 1688)
Let it all cook..., and stirr it often so that it will not burn.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

barnen

  1. definite plural of barn