beiða

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Etymology 1[edit]

PIE root
*bʰeydʰ-

From Old Norse beiða, from Proto-Germanic *baidijaną.

Verb[edit]

beiða ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative beiddi, supine beitt)

  1. (ditransitive, takes the accusative and genitive) to ask, to request syn.
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Noun[edit]

beiða f ‎(genitive singular beiðu, nominative plural beiður)

  1. a mantis, a praying mantis
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