esbahir

Middle FrenchEdit

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VerbEdit

esbahir

  1. to shock; to startle

DescendantsEdit

  • French: ébahir

Old FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From esbaer (to open wide; yawm), from Vulgar Latin *exbadō, from ex- +‎ badō (I gape; I open wide).

VerbEdit

esbahir

  1. to astonish
  2. to frighten

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a second-group verb (ending in -ir, with an -iss- infix). Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit