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.

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of bidden (strong class 5)
infinitive bidden
past singular bad
past participle gebeden
infinitive bidden
gerund bidden n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular bid bad
2nd person sing. (jij) bidt bad
2nd person sing. (u) bidt bad
2nd person sing. (gij) bidt baadt
3rd person singular bidt bad
plural bidden baden
subjunctive sing.1 bidde bade
subjunctive plur.1 bidden baden
imperative sing. bid
imperative plur.1 bidt
participles biddend gebeden
1) Archaic.

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 (third-person singular simple present biddt, past tense 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 annern Gödder. — The Saxons prayed Saxnot more than any other god.
  3. to request
    Ik bidd en beten Stillde! — Silence!
  4. To bid
    Ik bidd jo Fahrwoll. — I bid you farewell.

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German biotan, from Proto-Germanic *beudaną. Cognate with German bieten, Dutch bieden, English bid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bidden (past participle gebueden, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. (transitive) to offer
  2. (transitive or intransitive) to bid (e.g. at an auction)
  3. (reflexive, of an opportunity) to occur, to arise

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