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bære

See also: baere

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bera, from Proto-Germanic *beraną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer- (to bear, carry), *bʰére-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɛːrə/, [ˈb̥æːɐ]

VerbEdit

bære (imperative bær, infinitive at bære, present tense bærer, past tense bar, past participle har båret)

  1. carry (to transport by lifting)
  2. carry (to be transmitted; to travel)
  3. bear (to be equipped with something)
  4. bear (to put up with something)
  5. bear (to produce or yield something, such as fruit or crops)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bera, from Proto-Germanic *beraną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer- (to bear, carry), *bʰére-.

VerbEdit

bære (imperative bær, present tense bærer, simple past bar, past participle båret, present participle bærende)

  1. to bear; endure
  2. to wear
  3. to support; bear; carry

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