bœta 1 (long stem) “improve”

“restore, repair; compensate, atone; heal”

transitive (acc/dat: varies by sense)

active voice
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek bœti 1pl vér bœtum 1sg ek bœta 1pl vér bœtim
2sg þú bœtir 2pl þér bœtið 2sg þú bœtir 2pl þér bœtið
3sg hon bœtir 3pl þau bœta 3sg hon bœti 3pl þau bœti
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek bœtta 1pl vér bœttum 1sg ek bœtta 1pl vér bœttim
2sg þú bœttir 2pl þér bœttuð 2sg þú bœttir 2pl þér bœttið
3sg hon bœtti 3pl þau bœttu 3sg hon bœtti 3pl þau bœtti
preterite infinitive bœttu
past participle f. bœtt m. bœttr n. bœtt
imperative 2sg bœt 1pl bœtum 2pl bœtið
middle voice: bœtask “improve; recover; atone; be absolved”
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek bœtumk 1pl vér bœtumk 1sg ek bœtumk 1pl vér bœtimk
2sg þú bœtisk 2pl þér bœtizk 2sg þú bœtisk 2pl þér bœtizk
3sg hon bœtisk 3pl þau bœtask 3sg hon bœtisk 3pl þau bœtisk
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek bœttumk 1pl vér bœttumk 1sg ek bœttumk 1pl vér bœttimk
2sg þú bœttisk 2pl þér bœttuzk 2sg þú bœttisk 2pl þér bœttizk
3sg hon bœttisk 3pl þau bœttusk 3sg hon bœttisk 3pl þau bœttisk
past participle n. bœzk
imperative 2sg bœzk 1pl bœtumk 2pl bœtizk

PG *bōtijaną, OE bētan 1, ME bẹ̄ten, Dutch boeten, German büßen.

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