bloian

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *blōaną (to flower, blossom, flourish), from Proto-Indo-European *bhel- (to thrive, bloom). Akin to Old English blōwan, Dutch bloeien, Old High German pluojan (German blühen), Latin flōreō, Old Irish bláth (flower, blossom).

Verb[edit]

blōian

  1. to flower, blossom, bloom
  2. to flourish, prosper

Conjugation[edit]