bindan

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

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bindaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰendʰ- (bind). Cognate with Old Saxon bindan, Old English bindan, Old High German bintan, Old Norse binda.

Verb[edit]

bindan

  1. to bind, to join

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bindaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰendʰ- (bind). Cognate with Old Saxon bindan (Low German binnen), Old Dutch bindan (Dutch binden), Old High German bintan (German binden), Old Norse binda (Danish binde, Swedish binda), Gothic 𐌱𐌹𐌽𐌳𐌰𐌽 (bindan). The Indo-European root was also the source of Avestan bendayaiti and Greek πεῖσμα.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bindan

  1. to bind, constrain
  2. to fasten or join

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bindaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰendʰ- (bind). Cognate with Old Dutch bindan, Old English bindan, Old High German bintan, Old Norse binda, Gothic 𐌱𐌹𐌽𐌳𐌰𐌽 (bindan).

Verb[edit]

bindan

  1. to bind, to join

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bindan

  1. definite singular of binda