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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

be- +‎ kennen

VerbEdit

bekennen (strong, third-person singular simple present bekennt, past tense bekannte, past participle bekannt, past subjunctive bekennte, auxiliary haben)

  1. to confess

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch bikennen. Equivalent to be- +‎ kennen.

VerbEdit

bekennen

  1. to get to know, to learn of
  2. to notice
  3. to see
  4. to recognise
  5. to know
  6. to acknowledge, to discern

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • bekennen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • bekennen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929