bivon

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bibjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyh₂-, *bʰoyh₂- ‎(to be frightened). Cognates to Old Frisian bivia, Old English bifian, Dutch beven, Old High German bibēn (German beben), Old Norse bifa (Swedish bäva). Indo-European cognates are found in Slavic *bōyātī (боꙗти ‎(bojati, to fear), Russian бояться, Polish bać się), Baltic *baida- (Lithuanian baidas)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bivon

  1. to shake
  2. to shiver or tremble

Conjugation[edit]