eie

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch eigen.

Adjective[edit]

eie ‎(attributive eie, not comparable)

  1. own (belonging to oneself)
    Jy het jou eie pen, jy hoef nie myne te gebruik nie.
    You have your own pen, you needn’t use mine.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eiga. Cognate with Danish eje, Swedish äga, Faroese eiga, Icelandic eiga, and English owe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

eie ‎(imperative ei, present tense eier, passive eies, simple past eide or eiet or åtte, past participle eid or eiet or ått)

  1. to own (have rightful possession of)

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