beah

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bæːɑx/
  • Hyphenation: be‧ah

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *baugaz (ring), from *beuganą (to bend). Cognate with Old High German bouc, Old Norse baugr. Compare Old English būgan.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bēah m

  1. ring, torque, arm-ring, bracelet
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Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected forms.

Verb[edit]

bēah

  1. First-person singular preterite form of būgan
  2. Third-person singular preterite form of būgan