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verliezen

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch verliesen, from Old Dutch *firliosan, from Proto-Germanic *fraleusaną. Cognate with Old English forlēosan (English forlese), Old High German farliosan (German verlieren), Gothic 𐍆𐍂𐌰𐌻𐌹𐌿𐍃𐌰𐌽 (fraliusan).[1]

VerbEdit

verliezen (past singular verloor, past participle verloren)

  1. to lose (possession)
  2. to lose, to be defeated

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)