byldan

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *buldijaną, a derivative of bold (dwelling), variant of botl (dwelling), from Proto-Germanic *būaną, (Dutch bouwen)

Verb[edit]

byldan

  1. to build
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *balþijaną (to make bold), from *balþaz (bold).

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

byldan

  1. to make bold, encourage, cheer
Conjugation[edit]