understandan

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *understandaną ‎(to stand between, stand in the midst, understand), from *under ‎(between, among), *standaną ‎(to stand). Akin to Old Frisian understanda, understonda (Saterland Frisian understunda), Old Norse undirstanda (Middle Danish understande). Equivalent to under- +‎ standan.

Verb[edit]

understandan

  1. to understand, perceive; notice, observe
  2. to take for granted
  3. take a stand; stand still; remain standing
  4. halt, stop, stay, remain

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