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Meaning of faran by Wiktionary Dictionary

faran


    Etymology

    Proto-Germanic *faranan, from Proto-Indo-European *per-, *por-. Cognate with Old Frisian fara, Old Saxon faran ( Saxon faren ( “to go on a sea travel” ), fören ( “to go by car, train etc.” ) ), Dutch varen, Old High German faran ( German fahren ), Old Norse fara ( Danish fare, Icelandic fara and Swedish fara ), Gothic ���������� ( faran ). The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek πέραν, Latin portō, Albanian shpurë ( “escort” ), Proto-Slavic *pьratī ( Old Church Slavonic перѫ, Russian переть ) .

    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ˈfɑrɑn/

    Verb

    faran ( strong class VI )

    1. to go; to travel, to journey
      Nu wylle ic faran .
      Now will I travel .

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