behärska

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From German beherrschen. Cognate with Danish beherske, Norwegian Bokmål beherske, Norwegian Nynorsk beherske, beherska and Dutch beheerschen. Equivalent to be- +‎ härska.

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behärska

  1. to master, to command, to rule (over), to control (a territory, a situation, a language, a field of knowledge)
  2. (reflexive) to restrain oneself, to control oneself

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