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See also: Benet and benêt

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From be- +‎ net.

VerbEdit

benet (third-person singular simple present benets, present participle benetting, simple past and past participle benetted)

  1. (transitive) To catch in a net; ensnare.
  2. (transitive) To surround as by a net.

Etymology 2Edit

From French [Term?], from Latin benedictus (blessed).

NounEdit

benet (plural benets)

  1. An exorcist, the third of the four lesser orders in the Roman Catholic church.

DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

benet

  1. bony, angular

InflectionEdit

Inflection of benet
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular benet 2
Neuter singular benet 2
Plural benede 2
Definite attributive1 benede
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

NounEdit

benet n

  1. definite singular of ben

VerbEdit

benet

  1. past participle of bene

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

benet n

  1. definite singular of ben

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

benet

  1. definite singular of ben