drífa I “drive”

“blow; be driven, blown; spray; move, go”

transitive (dat/acc: varies by sense)/intransitive

active voice
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek dríf 1pl vér drífum 1sg ek drífa 1pl vér drífim
2sg þú drífr 2pl þér drífið 2sg þú drífir 2pl þér drífið
3sg hon drífr 3pl þau drífa 3sg hon drífi 3pl þau drífi
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek dreif 1pl vér drifum 1sg ek drifa 1pl vér drifim
2sg þú dreift 2pl þér drifuð 2sg þú drifir 2pl þér drifið
3sg hon dreif 3pl þau drifu 3sg hon drifi 3pl þau drifi
preterite infinitive drifu
past participle f. drifin m. drifinn n. drifit
imperative 2sg dríf 1pl drífum 2pl drífið
middle voice: drífask
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek drífumk 1pl vér drífumk 1sg ek drífumk 1pl vér drífimk
2sg þú drífsk 2pl þér drífizk 2sg þú drífisk 2pl þér drífizk
3sg hon drífsk 3pl þau drífask 3sg hon drífisk 3pl þau drífisk
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek drifumk 1pl vér drifumk 1sg ek drifumk 1pl vér drifimk
2sg þú dreifzk 2pl þér drifuzk 2sg þú drifisk 2pl þér drifizk
3sg hon dreifsk 3pl þau drifusk 3sg hon drifisk 3pl þau drifisk
past participle n. drifizk
imperative 2sg drífsk 1pl drífumk 2pl drífizk

PG *drībaną, OE drīfan I, ME drīven, MnE drive, Dutch drijven, German treiben.

Corpus search: present active / preterite active / present reflexive / preterite reflexive

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