bees

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See also: Bees, béés, and bées

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /biːz/
  • Rhymes: -iːz

Noun[edit]

bees

  1. plural of bee

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch beest, from Middle Dutch beeste, from Old French beste, from Latin bēstia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bees (plural beeste)

  1. cow, ox (bovine, esp. of a domesticated species)
  2. brute

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French baise.

Noun[edit]

bees f (plural bezen, diminutive bezeke n)

  1. (Brabant) kiss
    Allé sjoeke, geeft me na is een bezeke, ie oep m'n kaak!
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch bese (berry). Variant of bes.

Noun[edit]

bees f (plural bezen, diminutive bezeke n)

  1. candy
    'nen Iejlen hoop beze gekocht gistre veur mene neef, veur de PC t'emme gemaokt!
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. berry

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeːs/, [ˈbe̞ːs̠]
  • Rhymes: -eːs
  • Syllabification: bees

Noun[edit]

bees

  1. Alternative form of beesi

Declension[edit]

Inflection of bees (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative bees beesit
genitive beesin beesien
partitive beesiä beesejä
illative beesiin beeseihin
singular plural
nominative bees beesit
accusative nom. bees beesit
gen. beesin
genitive beesin beesien
partitive beesiä beesejä
inessive beesissä beeseissä
elative beesistä beeseistä
illative beesiin beeseihin
adessive beesillä beeseillä
ablative beesiltä beeseiltä
allative beesille beeseille
essive beesinä beeseinä
translative beesiksi beeseiksi
instructive beesein
abessive beesittä beeseittä
comitative beeseineen
Possessive forms of bees (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person beesini beesimme
2nd person beesisi beesinne
3rd person beesinsä

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Latin[edit]

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Verb[edit]

beēs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of beō

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bees

  1. plural of bee

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German böse.

Adjective[edit]

bees

  1. angry
  2. offended

Plautdietsch[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bees

  1. evil, wicked