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EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish forena, förena, from Middle Low German vorenen and German vereinen. Cognate with Norwegian Bokmål forene, Norwegian Nynorsk sameine, sameina (only -eine/eina), Danish forene, Icelandic sameina (only -eina), Dutch verenigen, vereenigen, Limburgish vereinige. Equivalent to för- +‎ ena.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fœreːna/
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VerbEdit

förena

  1. to unite

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Usage notesEdit

  • As an antiquated past participle, förent is also used.

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