þeowan

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *þeuhaną, *þūhaną ‎(to press), from Proto-Indo-European *tūk- ‎(to beat). Cognate with Old High German dūhen ‎(to press, press down), Middle Dutch duwen, douwen ‎(to push, press, force).

VerbEdit

þēowan

  1. to press, impress, force
  2. to urge, drive
  3. to press or thrust with a weapon, pierce, stab
  4. to threaten
  5. to rebuke, check
  6. to subjugate, overpower, oppress; to crush

ConjugationEdit

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