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laden

See also: Laden

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

See lade.

AdjectiveEdit

laden (comparative more laden, superlative most laden)

  1. Weighed down with a load, burdened.
    • 1883, Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island
      The other men were variously burthened; some carrying picks and shovels—for that had been the very first necessary they brought ashore from the Hispaniola—others laden with pork, bread, and brandy for the midday meal.
  2. Heavy.
    His comments were laden with deeper meaning.
  3. Oppressed.
    • 1915, Mrs. Belloc Lowndes, The Lodger, Ch.I:
      Thus the red damask curtains which now shut out the fog-laden, drizzling atmosphere of the Marylebone Road, had cost a mere song, and yet they might have been warranted to last another thirty years. A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor; [].
  4. (chemistry): In the form of an adsorbate or adduct.
    Once laden it is easy to regenerate the adsorbent and retrieve the adsorbed species as a gas.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

laden

  1. past participle of lade

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

laden c

  1. singular definite of lade
  2. verbal noun to lade (singular definite form only), letting, having, making, seeming, pretending
  3. verbal noun to lade (singular definite form only), loading, charging

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch *ladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną, whence also Old Norse hlaða. Cognate with German laden and English lade.

VerbEdit

(standard) laden (past singular laadde, past participle geladen)
(archaic) laden (past singular loed, past participle geladen)

  1. to load (cargo)
  2. to load (a weapon)
  3. to load (data)
  4. to charge (with electricity)
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NounEdit

laden

  1. Plural form of lade

Etymology 2Edit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *laþōną (to call). Cognate with German laden (to summon; to invite).

VerbEdit

laden (past singular laadde, past participle geladen)

  1. (archaic) to convocate
  2. (archaic) to invite

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaːdən/, [-dən], [-dn̩]
  • Hyphenation: la‧den

Etymology 1Edit

Middle High German ladan, from Old High German hladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną, whence also Old Norse hlaða.

VerbEdit

laden (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present lädt, past tense lud, past participle geladen, past subjunctive lüde, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to load (something) e.g. into a container or onto a vehicle, to load up
  2. (transitive, intransitive, weaponry) to load (some weapon)
  3. (transitive, computing) to load (some data) from a store
  4. (transitive, computing) to download from a network
  5. (transitive, engineering) to charge (a battery or capacitor) with electricity
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle High German laden, from Old High German ladon, from Proto-Germanic *laþōną. More at lathe.

VerbEdit

laden (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present lädt, past tense lud, past participle geladen, past subjunctive lüde, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to invite (someone)
  2. (transitive, law) to summon
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Low GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Saxon hladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną. Cognate with Dutch and German laden, English load.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaːdn̩/, /ˈlaːdən/

VerbEdit

laden (past singular laad, past participle laadt or laden, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to load (something) e.g. into a container or onto a vehicle, to load up
  2. (transitive, intransitive, weaponry) to load (some weapon)
  3. (transitive, computing) to load (some data) from a store
  4. (transitive, computing) to download from a network
  5. (transitive, engineering) to charge (a battery or capacitor) with electricity
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German laden, from Old Saxon laðōn, from Proto-Germanic *laþōną. More at lathe.

VerbEdit

laden (past singular laad, past participle laadt or laden, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (transitive) to invite (someone)
  2. (transitive, law) to summon
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MalayEdit

VerbEdit

laden

  1. to serve, attend