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Faroese

bera, v-54
number singular plural
person first second third all
Indicative eg hann / hon
tað
vit, tit,
teir / tær / tey
tygum
Present beri bert ber bera
Past bar bart bar bóru
Imperative tit
Present ber ! berið !
Infinitive bera
Pres. part. berandi
Past part. a26 borin
Supine borið

Etymology

Old Norse bera (to bear).

Verb

bera

  1. to bear, to carry



Icelandic

Etymology

From the Old Norse bera.

Verb

bera

  1. to carry, to bear
  2. (impersonal[[Category:Template:lang:is impersonal verbs]]) to be obligated to do something, denoting a sense of duty
    Mér ber að fara í stríð.
    I am obligated to go to war.

Derived terms


Old English

Etymology

From West Germanic root *beran-, from Proto-Indo-European root *bʰer- (brown animal). Cognate with Old High German bero (German Bär), Middle Dutch bere (Dutch beer), Old Norse ber. A North Germanic variant, *bernu-, gave Old Norse bjǫrn (Swedish björn). The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Slavic *brlog (Russian берлога (den)).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈberɑ/

Noun

bera m.

  1. bear

Declension

Singular Plural
nominative bera beran
accusative beran beran
genitive beran berena
dative beran berum


Descendants


Old Norse

Etymology

From the Germanic root *beran-, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer-.

Verb

bera

  1. to carry, to bear

Conjugation

Stem ber, bar
Present tense active voice infinitive bera : to bear
Present tense middle voice infinitive berask
Auxiliary verb ...

Present participle, active voice berandi
Past participle, active voice borinn
Present participle, middle voice berandisk
Past participle, middle voice berizk

Active voice imperative
(þú) ber !
(vér) berum !
(ér) berið !

Middle voice imperative
(þú) bersk !
(vér) berumk !
(ér) berizk !
Tense\Mood Active voice indicative Active voice subjunctive Middle voice Middle voice subjunctive
Present tense
ek ber (I bear)
þú berr (thou bearest)
hann, hon, þat berr (he, she, it beareth)
vit berum (we two bear)
it berið (you two bear)
vér berum (we bear)
ér berið (you bear)
þeir bera (they bear)
ek bera
þú berir
hann beri
vit berim
it berið
vér berim
ér berið
þeir beri
ek berumk
þú bersk
hann bersk
vit berumk
it berizk
vér berumk
ér berizk
þeir berask
ek berumk
þú berisk
hann berisk
vit berimk
it berizk
vér berimk
ér berizk
þeir berisk
Past tense
ek bar
þú bart
hann bar
vit bárum
it báruð
vér bárum
ér báruð
þeir báru
ek bæra
þú berir
hann beri
vit berim
it berið
vér berim
ér berið
þeir beri
ek bárumk
þú barzk
hann barzk
vit bárumk
it báruzk
vér bárumk
ér báruzk
þeir bárusk
ek bærumk
þú bærisk
hann bærisk
vit bærimk
it bærizk
vér bærimk
ér bærizk
þeir bærisk

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