springan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *springaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsprin.ɡɑn/, [ˈspriŋ.ɡɑn]

Verb[edit]

springan

  1. to leap, bound
  2. to burst forth (as a fluid), to spurt
  3. to grow (as a plant)
  4. to rise (as the sun)
  5. to spread, be diffused

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: springen
    • English: spring
    • Scots: spring

References[edit]

  • springan in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary

Old Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *springaną.

Verb[edit]

springan

  1. to spring, to jump

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

springan

  1. definite singular of springa