biet

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See also: biết and biệt

Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

biet

  1. past participle of bie

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bēta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

biet f ‎(plural bieten, diminutive bietje n)

  1. beet

Luxembourgish[edit]

Verb[edit]

biet

  1. inflection of bieden:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person plural present indicative
    3. second-person singular and plural imperative

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Most probably from Latin vetus, taking the meaning of "poor old" (cf. also bătrân ‎(old)). Another possible origin is from the Slavic bĕdinŭ. Compare Italian vieto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

biet m, n ‎(feminine singular biată, masculine plural bieți, feminine and neuter plural biete)

  1. poor, unhappy, sad
    Bietul băiat!‎ ― Poor boy!

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Usage notes[edit]

Unlike most adjectives, biet can only be used before the noun it modifies.


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

biet

  1. definite singular of bi

Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

biet ‎(plural biets)

  1. bitterness

Declension[edit]

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