varen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *faran, from Proto-Germanic *faraną. Compare West Frisian farre, German fahren, English fare, Danish fare.

Verb[edit]

varen (past singular voer or vaarde, past participle gevaren)

  1. To sail; to go by boat; to navigate
  2. To ascend or descend
  3. To fare
Conjugation[edit]

According to the official "Groene Boekje" (the legal spelling standard for Dutch), the past tense for most senses is strong. Only the sense “to fare” has a weak past tense form.

(most senses): Strong conjugation.

(to fare): Mixed conjugation.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch *farn, from Proto-Germanic *farną.

Noun[edit]

varen c (plural varens, diminutive varentje n)

  1. fern

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Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

váren (comparative várnejši, superlative nàjvárnejši)

  1. safe (not in danger)

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

varen

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of varar.
  2. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of varar.
  3. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural present subjunctive form of varar.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

varen

  1. definite singular of var
  2. definite plural of var

Verb[edit]

varen

  1. Obsolete plural form of var, imperative of vara. 2nd person only
    Varen fruktsamma och föröken eder, och uppfyllen jorden.
    Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth. (Genesis 9:1)
    Varen icke förskräckta
    Fear not (Luke 2:10)