bésten

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See also: besten

Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vest, from Old High German festi, from Proto-Germanic *fastuz (fixed, firm, secure). Cognate with German fest, Dutch vast, English fast, Icelandic fastur.

Adverb[edit]

bésten (Sette Comuni)

  1. firm, fixed
  2. still
    Ande net stéest bésten jukhadar.
    If you don't stand still I'll beat you.

References[edit]

  • “bésten” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo