boren

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch boren, from Old Dutch *boron, from Proto-Germanic *burōną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerH-.

Verb[edit]

boren

  1. (transitive) to drill
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of boren (weak)
infinitive boren
past singular boorde
past participle geboord
infinitive boren
gerund boren n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular boor boorde
2nd person sing. (jij) boort boorde
2nd person sing. (u) boort boorde
2nd person sing. (gij) boort boorde
3rd person singular boort boorde
plural boren boorden
subjunctive sing.1 bore boorde
subjunctive plur.1 boren boorden
imperative sing. boor
imperative plur.1 boort
participles borend geboord
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

boren

  1. Plural form of boor

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

boren n, m

  1. definite masculine singular of bor (Etymology 2)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

boren n, m

  1. definite masculine singular of bor (Etymology 2)

Old English[edit]

Verb[edit]

boren

  1. past participle of beran

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

boren (not comparable)

  1. destined to, born to

Declension[edit]

Inflection of boren
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular boren
Neuter singular boret
Plural borna
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 borne
All borna
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.