bersten

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant form of barsten.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bersten (past singular berstte, past participle gebersten)

  1. Obsolete form of barsten.

Conjugation[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Germanic: from Middle Low German, akin to Old High German brestan, cognate with Old Norse bresta (whence Danish and Norwegian briste), English burst, Dutch barsten etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈbɛʁstən/, [ˈbɛɐ̯stn̩]

Verb[edit]

bersten (class 3 strong, third-person singular simple present birst, past tense barst, past participle geborsten, past subjunctive bärste, auxiliary sein)

  1. (intransitive) To burst

Inflection[edit]