bezweren

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch besweren, from Old Dutch bisweran. Equivalent to be- +‎ zweren.

Verb[edit]

bezweren

  1. (transitive) to control, to subdue
  2. (transitive) to enchant, to cast a spell over

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of bezweren (strong class non-standard, prefixed)
infinitive bezweren
past singular bezwoer
past participle bezworen
infinitive bezweren
gerund bezweren n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular bezweer bezwoer
2nd person sing. (jij) bezweert bezwoer
2nd person sing. (u) bezweert bezwoer
2nd person sing. (gij) bezweert bezwoert
3rd person singular bezweert bezwoer
plural bezweren bezwoeren
subjunctive sing.1 bezwere bezwoere
subjunctive plur.1 bezweren bezwoeren
imperative sing. bezweer
imperative plur.1 bezweert
participles bezwerend bezworen
1) Archaic.

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