See also: batré

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin battere, variant of Latin battuere (to beat, hit), present active infinitive of battuō, of Celtic/Gaulish origin. Compare Occitan batre or French battre.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

batre (first-person singular present bato, past participle batut)

  1. (transitive) to beat
  2. (transitive) to thresh
  3. (transitive) to hammer, to pound
  4. (transitive) to batter, beat up, to plunder
  5. (transitive, intransitive, baseball) to bat
  6. (intransitive) to beat
  7. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to fight

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

batre

  1. Alternative form of bature

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

batre

  1. Alternative form of bateren

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan batre, from Late Latin battere, variant of Latin battuere (to beat, hit), present active infinitive of battuō.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

batre

  1. to hit; to strike

ConjugationEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin battere, variant of Latin battuere (to beat, hit), present active infinitive of battuō.

VerbEdit

batre

  1. to beat; to hit; to strike

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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