borliiran

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Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German verliesen, from Old High German firliosan, from Proto-Germanic *fraleusaną (to lose). Cognate with German verlieren, English forlese.

Verb[edit]

borliiran (strong class 2, third-person singular present indicative borliiret, past participle borlóart, auxiliary haban) (Sette Comuni)

  1. to lose (not be in one's possession anymore)
    borliiran in khòpfto lose one's mind
    Züuchanten 's baip hattar borlóart in bèg.
    He lost his way while looking for his wife.
  2. to miscarry

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References[edit]

  • “borliiran” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo