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bequeath

verb [+ two objects]
 
 
/bɪˈkwiːð/ formal
to formally arrange to give someone something after you die: He bequeathed his art collection to the city of Glasgow.Inheriting and bequeathing
Translations of “bequeath”
in Korean 물려주다…
in Arabic أوصى بـِ…
in French léguer…
in Turkish vasiyet etmek, vasiyetle bırakmak, miras bırakmak…
in Italian lasciare in eredità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…遺贈給…
in Russian завещать…
in Polish zapisywać (w testamencie), zostawiać w spadku…
in Spanish legar, ceder…
in Portuguese legar…
in German vererben…
in Catalan llegar…
in Japanese ~を遺言で残す, 遺贈する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…遗赠给…
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