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VerbEdit

bred

  1. simple past tense and past participle of breed

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse breiðr, from Proto-Germanic *braidaz.

AdjectiveEdit

bred

  1. broad, wide

InflectionEdit

Inflection of bred
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular bred bredere bredest2
Neuter singular bredt bredere bredest2
Plural brede bredere bredest2
Definite attributive1 brede bredere bredeste
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.

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NounEdit

bred c (singular definite bredden, plural indefinite bredder)

  1. shore
  2. bank

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ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

bred (verbal noun breddal, past participle breddit)

  1. to hackle

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MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bred vred mred
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse breiðr

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AdjectiveEdit

bred (neuter singular bredt, definite singular and plural brede, comparative bredere, indefinite superlative bredest, definite superlative bredeste)

  1. wide, broad

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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *braidaz. Compare Old English brād, Old Frisian brēd, Dutch breed, Old High German breit, Old Norse breiðr, Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐌰𐌹𐌸𐍃 (braiþs).

AdjectiveEdit

brēd

  1. broad, wide

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DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish brēþer, from Old Norse breiðr, from Proto-Germanic *braidaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bred (comparative bredare, superlative bredast)

  1. broad, wide; having great width

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of bred
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular bred bredare bredast
Neuter singular brett bredare bredast
Plural breda bredare bredast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 brede bredare bredaste
All breda bredare bredaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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VerbEdit

bred

  1. imperative of breda.