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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German bekomen, from Old Saxon biqueman, bikuman, from Proto-Germanic *bikwemaną. Equivalent to be- +‎ komma.

VerbEdit

bekomma

  1. to bother
    Kylan bekommer mig inte så mycket som vinden (gör).
    The cold doesn't bother me as much as the wind does.

ConjugationEdit

Usage notesEdit

The present tense subjunktive bekomme is also in use in the phrase väl bekomme.