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West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian biginna, bigenna, beginna, bejenna, bijenna, from Proto-Germanic *biginnaną.

VerbEdit

begjinne

  1. To begin, to start

InflectionEdit

Strong class 3
infinitive begjinne
3rd singular past begûn
past participle begûn
infinitive begjinne
long infinitive begjinnen
gerund begjinnen n
indicative present tense past tense
1st singular begjin begûn
2nd singular begjinst begûnst
3rd singular begjint begûn
plural begjinne begûnen
imperative begjin
participles begjinnend begûn

Further readingEdit

  • begjinne”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011