brekke

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*bʰreg-

From Middle Low German breken, from Old Saxon brekan, from Proto-Germanic *brekaną ‎(to break).

VerbEdit

brekke ‎(imperative brekk, present tense brekker, simple past brakk, past participle brukket, present participle brekkende)

  1. to break
  2. to fracture
  3. to snap

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West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*bʰreg-

From Old Frisian breka, from Proto-Germanic *brekaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰreg-. Compare English break, Dutch breken, German brechen, Danish brække.

VerbEdit

brekke

  1. to break

ConjugationEdit

Infinitive: brekke
Present tense Past tense
person singular plural singular plural
1st ik brek wy brekke ik briek, bruts wy brieken, brutsen
2nd do/dû brekst jimme brekke do/dû briekst, brutst jimme brieken, brutsen
3rd hy/sy brekt hja brekke hy/sy briek, bruts hja brieken, brutsen
Present participle Imperative Auxiliary Past participle
brekkend (brekkende) brek hawwe brutsen
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