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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈrɛi̯kə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: be‧rei‧ken
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯kən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch bereiken. Equivalent to be- +‎ reiken.

VerbEdit

bereiken

  1. (transitive) to arrive at, to reach, to get to
  2. (transitive) to achieve, to attain
InflectionEdit
Inflection of bereiken (weak, prefixed)
infinitive bereiken
past singular bereikte
past participle bereikt
infinitive bereiken
gerund bereiken n
present tense past tense
1st person singular bereik bereikte
2nd person sing. (jij) bereikt bereikte
2nd person sing. (u) bereikt bereikte
2nd person sing. (gij) bereikt bereikte
3rd person singular bereikt bereikte
plural bereiken bereikten
subjunctive sing.1 bereike bereikte
subjunctive plur.1 bereiken bereikten
imperative sing. bereik
imperative plur.1 bereikt
participles bereikend bereikt
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

bereiken

  1. plural of bereik

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From be- +‎ reiken.

VerbEdit

bereiken

  1. to reach, to arrive at

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • bereiken”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929