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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch benēmen, from Old Dutch *bineman, from Proto-Germanic *binemaną. Equivalent to be- +‎ nemen.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈneːmə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: be‧ne‧men
  • Rhymes: -eːmən

VerbEdit

benemen

  1. (transitive) to take away; snatch
  2. (transitive) to purloin, to rob, to steal, to filch, to swipe

InflectionEdit

Inflection of benemen (strong class 4, prefixed)
infinitive benemen
past singular benam
past participle benomen
infinitive benemen
gerund benemen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular beneem benam
2nd person sing. (jij) beneemt benam
2nd person sing. (u) beneemt benam
2nd person sing. (gij) beneemt benaamt
3rd person singular beneemt benam
plural benemen benamen
subjunctive sing.1 beneme bename
subjunctive plur.1 benemen benamen
imperative sing. beneem
imperative plur.1 beneemt
participles benemend benomen
1) Archaic.

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: beneem

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *bineman, from Proto-Germanic *binemaną. Equivalent to be- +‎ nēmen.

VerbEdit

benēmen

  1. to take away [+dative = from]
  2. to withhold
  3. to cause to end, to stop
  4. to prevent, to hinder

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • benemen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “benemen”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN