hindra

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hindra, from Proto-Germanic *hinderōną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

hindra (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative hindraði, supine hindrað)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to hinder, to obstruct, to block

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (to hinder, to block): teppa

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

hindra

  1. inflection of hindre:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hindra, from Old Norse hindra (hinder, stay, delay), probably from Proto-Germanic *hindrōną (to put back), from Proto-Indo-European *k(')enta (down, below, with, far, along, against), from *ḱen- (to set oneself in motion, arise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

hindra

  1. to prevent, restrain, hinder, impede, constrain

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