betar

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Franco-Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Germanic origin, from Frankish *bōtan (to push, strike, beat), from Proto-Germanic *bautaną (to beat), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyH- (to beat, strike, hew). Cognate with Old High German bōzzan (to beat), Old English bēatan (to thrash, beat), Old Norse bauta (to beat). Compare also French bouter, Occitan, Portuguese and Spanish botar. More at beat.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Rhône-Alpes) IPA(key): /bøˈta/

Verb[edit]

betar

  1. to put

Conjugation[edit]

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From beta +‎ -ar.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: be‧tar

Verb[edit]

betar (first-person singular present beto, first-person singular preterite betei, past participle betado)

  1. (Brazil, Internet slang, transitive) to act like a beta male, to simp i.e. to be excessively kind to a woman to get her romantic or sexual interest

Conjugation[edit]

Semai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

betar[1]

  1. stink bean; bitter bean (Parkia speciosa).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Basrim bin Ngah Aching (2008) Kamus Engròq Semay – Engròq Malaysia, Kamus Bahasa Semai – Bahasa Malaysia, Bangi: Institut Alam dan Tamadun Melayu, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

betar

  1. indefinite plural of bet
  2. indefinite plural of bete

Verb[edit]

betar

  1. present indicative of beta

Anagrams[edit]