bringe

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See also: brînge

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

bringe (third-person singular simple present bringes or bringeth, present participle bringing, simple past and past participle broughte)

  1. Obsolete spelling of bring

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Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bringan, from Proto-Germanic *bringaną. Compare German bringen, Dutch brengen, English bring, Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐌹𐌲𐌲𐌰𐌽 (briggan).

Verb[edit]

bringe

  1. (Uri) to bring

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /brenɡə/, [ˈb̥ʁæŋə], [ˈb̥ʁæŋŋ̩]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bringa, from Proto-Germanic *bringô, cognate with Swedish bringa, Old English bringádl (epilepsy).

Noun[edit]

bringe c (singular definite bringen, plural indefinite bringer)

  1. chest (of a larger animal, especially horses)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Middle Low German bringen, brengen, from Proto-Germanic *bringaną, cognate with English bring, German bringen, Dutch brengen, Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐌹𐌲𐌲𐌰𐌽 (briggan). Norwegian bringe and Swedish bringa are also borrowed from Low German.

Verb[edit]

bringe (past tense bragte, past participle bragt)

  1. to bring
  2. to publish (in the mass media)
    Avisen bragte en historie om nogle vindruer.
    The newspaper published a story about some grapes.

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

bringe

  1. inflection of bringen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

bringe

  1. Alternative form of bryngen

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bringa.

Noun[edit]

bringe f or m (definite singular bringa or bringen, indefinite plural bringer, definite plural bringene)

  1. chest

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German bringen.

Verb[edit]

bringe (imperative bring, present tense bringer, passive bringes, simple past brakte or bragte, past participle brakt or bragt, present participle bringende)

  1. to bring, fetch
  2. to take, carry
  3. to deliver
Usage notes[edit]

The verb forms bragte and bragt are only used in Riksmål, and are presumably taken from Danish.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bringa.

Noun[edit]

bringe f (definite singular bringa, indefinite plural bringer, definite plural bringene)

  1. chest

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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German bringen, from Old High German bringan.

Compare German bringen, Dutch brengen, English bring.

Verb[edit]

bringe

  1. to bring

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian bringa

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bringe

  1. to bring

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Further reading[edit]

  • bringe”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011