Last modified on 30 October 2014, at 18:26

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *būnja, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH- (to grow) (compare Ancient Greek φύω (phúō), Old Armenian բուսանիմ (busanim, to plant, germinate), Sanskrit [script needed] (bhúvana, existence).

VerbEdit

bij (first-person singular past tense biva, participle birë)

  1. to sprout, grow out

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DutchEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch , from Proto-Germanic *bi.

PrepositionEdit

bij

  1. at, with
    Bij ons is het altijd feest.
    With us it's always a party.
  2. by, close to
    Ik woon in een hutje bij de zee.
    I live in a little hut by the sea.
  3. to, towards
    Kom bij mij!
    Come to me!
InflectionEdit

AdverbEdit

bij

  1. alongside, with
  2. in order to adjust or improve
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch bie, from Old Dutch *bia, from Proto-Germanic *bijō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰī-. Compare West Frisian bij, English bee, Danish bi.

NounEdit

bij f (plural bijen, diminutive bijtje n)

  1. bee
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  • Afrikaans: by

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

bij

  1. rafsi of briju.

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bij

  1. second-person singular imperative of biś

PolishEdit

VerbEdit

bij

  1. second-person singular imperative of bić

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian , from Proto-Germanic *bijō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰī-. Compare Dutch bij, English bee, Danish bi.

NounEdit

bij (plural bijen)

  1. bee (insect)