See also: bid, BID, -bid, bíd, bîd, bith, bìth, bíth, biþ, and bith-

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bið, from Proto-Germanic *bidą (waiting; patience). Cognate with Old English bid (abiding; delay). Related to English abide.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bið f (genitive singular biðar, nominative plural biðir)

  1. waiting
  2. delay

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

bið

  1. first-person singular present indicative active of biðja
  2. second-person singular imperative active of biðja

Old EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

bið

  1. Alternative spelling of biþ

Old NorseEdit

VerbEdit

bið

  1. first-person singular present indicative active of biðja
  2. second-person singular imperative active of biðja