See also: biết and biệt

DanishEdit

VerbEdit

biet

  1. past participle of bie

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bete, from Latin bēta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

biet f (plural bieten, diminutive bietje n)

  1. beet, beetroot plant or tuber of the genus Beta, esp. Beta vulgaris

Derived termsEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

VerbEdit

biet

  1. inflection of bieden:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person plural present indicative
    3. second-person singular/plural imperative

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Most probably from Latin vetus, taking the meaning of "poor old" (cf. also bătrân (old)). Another possible origin is from the Slavic bĕdinŭ. Compare Italian vieto.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

biet m or n (feminine singular biată, masculine plural bieți, feminine and neuter plural biete)

  1. poor, unhappy, sad
    Bietul băiat!Poor boy!

Usage notesEdit

Unlike most adjectives, biet can only be used before the noun it modifies.

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

biet

  1. definite singular of bi

VolapükEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

biet (nominative plural biets)

  1. bitterness

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit