governer

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gubernāre, present active infinitive of gubernō, from Ancient Greek κυβερνάω (kubernáō).

VerbEdit

governer

  1. to guide; to steer
  2. to govern

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-rns, *-rnt are modified to rz, rt. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

The word does not exist in Oxford dictionary.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: govern
  • French: gouverner
  • Norman: gouvèrner