bete

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See also: Bete, bète, and bête

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

bete

  1. Obsolete spelling of beat

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

bete

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of bijten

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bete

  1. First-person singular present of beten.
  2. Imperative singular of beten.
  3. First-person singular subjunctive I of beten.
  4. Third-person singular subjunctive I of beten.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bete f

  1. plural of beta

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

bēte

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of bētō

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *biti, from Proto-Germanic *bitiz.

Noun[edit]

bēte f

  1. bite

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bete (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • bete (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

bete m

  1. beetroot (Beta vulgaris)
  2. bit; a portion of something.
  3. crossbeam, particularly in a cross frame timber structure.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

bete m (definite singular, indefinite plural, definite plural)

  1. beetroot (Beta vulgaris)
  2. bit; a portion of something
  3. crossbeam, particularly in a cross frame timber structure

Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bete

  1. third-person plural present subjunctive relative of is

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bete

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of betar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of betar
  3. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of betar
  4. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of betar
  5. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of betar
  6. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of betar

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bete f pl, n pl

  1. feminine plural form of beat
  2. neuter plural form of beat

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse beita (food, bait).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bete c

  1. n bait
  2. n what animal eats when grazing
  3. c a tusk

Declension[edit]

Declension of bete 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bete betet beten betena
Genitive betes betets betens betenas
Declension of bete 3
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bete beten betar betarna
Genitive betes betens betars betarnas

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bete

  1. (reflexive) to behave (oneself)

Conjugation[edit]