See also: waere

Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

wære

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of were

Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

wǣre

  1. inflection of bēon:
    1. second-person preterite
    2. subjunctive preterite singular
  2. inflection of wesan:
    1. second-person preterite
    2. subjunctive preterite singular

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: wære, weere, weer, wer, were