hawwe

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

VerbEdit

hawwe

  1. have

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian hebba, from Proto-Germanic *habjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂p- (to grasp). Compare English have, German haben, Dutch hebben, Low German hebben, Danish have.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hawwe

  1. To have (all English senses, including use as an auxiliary verb)

SynonymsEdit

ConjugationEdit

Infinitive: hawwe
Present tense Past tense
person singular plural singular plural
1st ik haw wy hawwe ik hie wy hienen
2nd do/dû hast jimme hawwe do/dû hiest jimme hienen
3rd hy/sy hat hja hawwe hy/sy hie hja hienen
Present participle Imperative Auxiliary Past participle
hawwend (hawwende) haw hawwe hân
  • Variant past-tense plural: hiene
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