becierran

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Equivalent to be- +‎ ċierran.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /beˈt͡ʃi͜yr.rɑn/, [beˈt͡ʃi͜yrˠ.rˠɑn]

Verb[edit]

beċierran (West Saxon)

  1. to turn around or about
  2. to go around, bypass, pass by, avoid
  3. to turn, pervert
  4. (figuratively) to betray or deceive

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • BEĊYRRAN in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary
  • BEĊERRAN in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary