kleven

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch, from Proto-Germanic *klibjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gley- (to stick). Cognate with German kleben, English cleave (cling, adhere to).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kleven (past singular kleefde, past participle gekleefd)

  1. (intransitive) To stick, to be attached glue-like
  2. (transitive) To glue, adhere something on/to something else

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Derived termsEdit

  • kleefband
  • kleefpleister m
  • kleverig (adjective)
  • aankleven (verb)
  • bekleven (verb)
  • opkleven (verb)
  • vastkleven (verb)

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

kleven

  1. definite singular of klev
  2. definite plural of klev
Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 19:34