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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bidden

  1. past participle of bid
  2. past participle of bide

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

NounEdit

bidden c

  1. definite singular of bid

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bidden, from Old Dutch bidden, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną (to ask), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰédʰyeti.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɪdə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bid‧den
  • Rhymes: -ɪdən

VerbEdit

bidden

  1. (intransitive) to pray
    Bidden tot God.
    To pray to God.
    Zij hebben de gewoonte om vijf maal per dag te bidden.
    They have the custom of praying five times a day.
  2. (transitive) to pray to (often with a preposition phrase)
    Ze bad God voor hen om vergiffenis.
    She prayed to God for their sake for forgiveness.
  3. (transitive, formal) to bid
    Ik bid u vaarwel.
    I bid you farewell.

InflectionEdit

Inflection of bidden (strong class 5)
infinitive bidden
past singular bad
past participle gebeden
infinitive bidden
gerund bidden n
present tense past tense
1st person singular bid bad
2nd person sing. (jij) bidt bad
2nd person sing. (u) bidt bad
2nd person sing. (gij) bidt baadt
3rd person singular bidt bad
plural bidden baden
subjunctive sing.1 bidde bade
subjunctive plur.1 bidden baden
imperative sing. bid
imperative plur.1 bidt
participles biddend gebeden
1) Archaic.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: bid

Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon biddian, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną (to ask), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰedʰ-. Compare Dutch bidden, West Frisian bidde, German bitten, English bid, Danish bede.

VerbEdit

bidden (third-person singular simple present biddt, past tense beed, past participle beden, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to ask
    He beed € 12,50 to kriegen. — He asked to have €12.50.
  2. to pray
    De Sassen beden Saxnot mehr as alle annern Gödder. — The Saxons prayed Saxnot more than any other god.
  3. to request
    Ik bidd en beten Stillde! — Silence!
  4. To bid
    Ik bidd jo Fahrwoll. — I bid you farewell.

ConjugationEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German beodan, northern variant of biotan, from Proto-Germanic *beudaną. Cognate with German bieten, Dutch bieden, English bid.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bidden (third-person singular present bitt, past participle gebueden, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. (transitive) to offer
  2. (transitive or intransitive) to bid (e.g. at an auction)
  3. (reflexive, of an opportunity) to occur, to arise

ConjugationEdit

Regular
infinitive bidden
participle gebueden
auxiliary hunn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular bidden
2nd singular bitts bitt
3rd singular bitt
1st plural bidden
2nd plural bitt bitt
3rd plural bidden
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch bidden, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰédʰyeti.

VerbEdit

bidden

  1. to pray
  2. to ask, to request
  3. to beg
  4. to invite

InflectionEdit

Strong class 5
Infinitive bidden
3rd sg. past bat
3rd pl. past bâden
Past participle gebēden
Infinitive bidden
In genitive biddens
In dative biddene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular bidde bat
2nd singular bits, biddes bâets, bâdes
3rd singular bit, biddet bat
1st plural bidden bâden
2nd plural bit, biddet bâet, bâdet
3rd plural bidden bâden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular bidde bâde
2nd singular bits, biddes bâdes
3rd singular bidde bâde
1st plural bidden bâden
2nd plural bit, biddet bâdet
3rd plural bidden bâden
Imperative Present
Singular bit, bidde
Plural bit, biddet
Present Past
Participle biddende gebēden

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • bidden (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “bidden”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN


Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English biddan, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰédʰyeti.

VerbEdit

bidden (third-person singular simple present biddeth, present participle biddende, simple past bad, past participle beden)

  1. To ask, beseech
  2. To demand
  3. To command

DescendantsEdit


Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *bidjaną.

VerbEdit

bidden

  1. to ask urgently, to request, to beg

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • bidden”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012