bringen

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bringen c

  1. singular definite of bringe

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bringan, from Proto-Germanic *bringaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bhrenk. Compare Low German bringen, Dutch brengen, English bring, West Frisian bringe, Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐌹𐌲𐌲𐌰𐌽 (briggan).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbriŋən/, [bʁɪŋən], [bʁɪŋː], [bɾɪŋən], [bɾɪŋː] (Germany)
  • IPA(key): /ˈbriŋən/, [b̥riŋ(ː)ən], [b̥riŋ(ː)ɛn] (Austro-Bavarian, Swiss)
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  • Rhymes: -ɪŋn̩

Verb[edit]

bringen (irregular, third-person singular simple present bringt, past tense brachte, past participle gebracht, past subjunctive brächte, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to bring; to fetch
  2. (transitive) to take; to convey
  3. (transitive) to lead; to cause; to bear
  4. (transitive, with “an sich”) to acquire; to take possession of

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German bringen, brengen, from Old Saxon brengian, bringan, from Proto-Germanic *bringaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bhrenk. Compare Dutch brengen, German bringen, English bring, West Frisian bringe.

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bringen (third-person singular simple present bringt, past tense broch, past participle brocht, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. To bring, carry, deliver, supply

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *bringan, from Proto-Germanic *bringaną.

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Verb[edit]

bringen

  1. to bring

Inflection[edit]

Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular bringe brachte, brochte
2nd singular brincs, bringes brachtes, brochtes
3rd singular brinct, bringet brachte, brochte
1st plural bringen brachten, brochten
2nd plural brinct, bringet brachtet, brochtet
3rd plural bringen brachten, brochten
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular bringe brachte, brochte
2nd singular brincs, bringes brachtes, brochtes
3rd singular bringe brachte, brochte
1st plural bringen brachten, brochten
2nd plural brinct, bringet brachtet, brochtet
3rd plural bringen brachten, brochten
Imperative Present
Singular bringe
Plural brinct, bringet
Present Past
Participle bringende gebracht, gebrocht

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Further reading[edit]

  • bringhen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • bringen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929