béllan

See also: bellan

CimbrianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German wellen, from Old High German wellen, from Proto-Germanic *wiljaną (to want). Cognate with German wollen, Dutch willen, English will, Icelandic vilja.

VerbEdit

béllan (irregular, auxiliary haban) (Sette Comuni)

  1. to want
  2. (auxiliary) Indicates intent and willingness in the future tense: going to
    Ich bill ghéenan aus kan Bèarn in maanont ba de khimmet.
    I'm going to go to Verona next month.

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ReferencesEdit

  • “béllan” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso, Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo, 1974