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bestå

  1. persist
  2. pass (a test, a course)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Low German bestan

VerbEdit

bestå (present tense består, simple past besto or bestod, past participle bestått, present participle bestående)

  1. to consist (av / of)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Low German bestan

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bestå (present tense består, past tense bestod, past participle bestått, passive infinitive beståast, present participle beståande, imperative bestå)

  1. to consist (av / of)

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

be- +‎ stå

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oː

VerbEdit

bestå

  1. to consist (of parts), to be made of
    Livet består av 29 000 dagar
    Life consists of 29,000 days
  2. to (continue to) exist, to persist, to prevail, to stand (the test of time) (rhymes with its opposite: förgå)
    Åsikter förgår men värderingar består.
    Opinions vanish but values persist.

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