bedriven

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From be- +‎ driven.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bedriven

  1. to carry out, to perform
  2. to lead, to regulate
  3. to force, to necessitate

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

  • bedriven”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • bedriven”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From be +‎ drîven.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (originally) IPA(key): /bəˈdriːvən/

Verb[edit]

bedrîven

  1. to drive cattle
    1. to work a piece of land by using cattle
    2. to make use of something with cattle
  2. to practice, to perform a job
  3. to create, to produce
  4. to bribe, to seduce

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

past participle of bedriva.

Adjective[edit]

bedriven

  1. operated, run, managed

Declension[edit]

Inflection of bedriven
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular bedriven
Neuter singular bedrivet
Plural bedrivna
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 bedrivne
All bedrivna
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.