benda 1 (long stem) “bend”

“tie; span; signal, communicate”

bend down, stoop; become bent; compete

active voice
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek bendi 1pl vér bendum 1sg ek benda 1pl vér bendim
2sg þú bendir 2pl þér bendið 2sg þú bendir 2pl þér bendið
3sg hon bendir 3pl þau benda 3sg hon bendi 3pl þau bendi
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek benda 1pl vér bendum 1sg ek benda 1pl vér bendim
2sg þú bendir 2pl þér benduð 2sg þú bendir 2pl þér bendið
3sg hon bendi 3pl þau bendu 3sg hon bendi 3pl þau bendi
preterite infinitive bendu
past participle f. bend m. bendr n. ent
imperative 2sg ent 1pl bendum 2pl bendið
middle voice: bendask
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek bendumk 1pl vér bendumk 1sg ek bendumk 1pl vér bendimk
2sg þú bendisk 2pl þér bendizk 2sg þú bendisk 2pl þér bendizk
3sg hon bendisk 3pl þau bendask 3sg hon bendisk 3pl þau bendisk
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek bendumk 1pl vér bendumk 1sg ek bendumk 1pl vér bendimk
2sg þú bendisk 2pl þér benduzk 2sg þú bendisk 2pl þér bendizk
3sg hon bendisk 3pl þau bendusk 3sg hon bendisk 3pl þau bendisk
past participle n. enzk
imperative 2sg enzk 1pl bendumk 2pl bendizk

Sense group “bend; tie; span”: PG *bandijaną, OE bendan 1, ME benden, MnE bend; derived from the noun PG *bandiz, ON band (which gave rise to ME band, bond, MnE band, bond), Dutch band, German Band. Cf. binda III. Sense “signal, communicate”: PG *bandwijaną; derived from the noun PG *bandwō “sign.”

final devoicing  ·  cluster reduction

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

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