brennen

Meanings

1.
to burn, to be on fire
(NOT for burning something. "brennen" is what the object does, not what you do to the object. Also not used for figuratively "being on fire" in the sense of "having a run".)
2.
to have a strong passion for
("brennen für" - not very common.)

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Word Family

Root: *bher(ə)-, *bhreu-
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