Middle DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From clêet +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

clêden

  1. to clothe
  2. to cover (in cloth)

InflectionEdit

Weak
Infinitive clêden
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive clêden
In genitive clêdens
In dative clêdene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular clêde
2nd singular clêets, clêdes
3rd singular clêet, clêdet
1st plural clêden
2nd plural clêet, clêdet
3rd plural clêden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular clêde
2nd singular clêets, clêdes
3rd singular clêde
1st plural clêden
2nd plural clêet, clêdet
3rd plural clêden
Imperative Present
Singular clêet, clêde
Plural clêet, clêdet
Present Past
Participle clêdende

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: kleden
  • Limburgish: kleie

Further readingEdit