bidden

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

bidden

  1. past participle of bid
  2. past participle of bide

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bidden c

  1. singular definite of bid

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *bidden, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną (to ask), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰedʰ-. Compare Low German bidden, West Frisian bidde, German bitten, English bid, Danish bede.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bidden (past singular bad, past participle gebeden)

  1. To pray.
    Bidden tot God. — To pray to God.
  2. To bid.
    Ik bid u vaarwel. — I bid you farewell.

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon biddian, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną (to ask), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰedʰ-. Compare Dutch bidden, West Frisian bidde, German bitten, English bid, Danish bede.

Verb[edit]

bidden (past singular beed, past participle beden, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to ask
    He beed € 12,50 to kriegen. — He asked to have €12.50.
  2. to pray
    De Sassen beden Saxnot mehr as alle de annere Gödder. — The Saxons prayed Saxnot more than any other god.
  3. to request
    Ick bidd en beten Stillde! — Silence!
  4. To bid
    Ick bidd ju Fahrwoll. — I bid you farewell.

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