benar

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

benar

  1. (archaic, Britain, cant) comparative form of bene: more bene
    • 1611, Middleton, Thomas, The Roaring Girle[1]:
      A gage of ben Rom-bouse, / In a bousing-ken of Rom-vile, / Is benar than a Caster, / Pecke, pennam, lay, or popler, / Which we mill in deuse a vile.
      A pot of good wine, / In a pub of London, / Is better than a cloak, / Meat, bread, milk, or porridge, / Which we steal in the countryside.

Synonyms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

benar

  1. true
  2. right, correct
  3. very
  4. many

Adjective[edit]

benar

  1. true
  2. right, correct
  3. valid

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

benar

  1. third-person singular present indicative passive relative of benaid
  2. third-person singular imperative passive of benaid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
benar benar
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbenar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

benar

  1. present tense of bena.