See also: dělen

DanishEdit

NounEdit

delen c

  1. definite singular of del

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdeːlə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eːlən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch dêlen, from Old Dutch dēlen, from Proto-Germanic *dailijaną. Cognate with English deal.

VerbEdit

delen

  1. (transitive) to divide, to split
  2. (transitive) to share
  3. (transitive, arithmetic) to divide
InflectionEdit
Inflection of delen (weak)
infinitive delen
past singular deelde
past participle gedeeld
infinitive delen
gerund delen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular deel deelde
2nd person sing. (jij) deelt deelde
2nd person sing. (u) deelt deelde
2nd person sing. (gij) deelt deelde
3rd person singular deelt deelde
plural delen deelden
subjunctive sing.1 dele deelde
subjunctive plur.1 delen deelden
imperative sing. deel
imperative plur.1 deelt
participles delend gedeeld
1) Archaic.
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

delen

  1. Plural form of deel

AnagramsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch dēlen, from Proto-Germanic *dailijaną.

VerbEdit

dêlen

  1. to share, to distribute
  2. to give, to gift
  3. to share (a punishment)
  4. to have a share in
  5. to separate

InflectionEdit

Weak
Infinitive dêlen
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive dêlen
In genitive dêlens
In dative dêlene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular dêle
2nd singular dêels, dêles
3rd singular dêelt, dêlet
1st plural dêlen
2nd plural dêelt, dêlet
3rd plural dêlen
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular dêle
2nd singular dêels, dêles
3rd singular dêle
1st plural dêlen
2nd plural dêelt, dêlet
3rd plural dêlen
Imperative Present
Singular dêel, dêle
Plural dêelt, dêlet
Present Past
Participle dêlende

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: delen
  • Limburgish: deile

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English dǣlan, from Proto-Germanic *dailijaną; equivalent to del +‎ -en.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

delen

  1. To separate or split; to deal out:
    1. To mince; to cut into small pieces.
    2. To apportion; to share or assign.
    3. (rare) To assign individuals into lots or divisions.
    4. (rare) To discern; to be able to tell apart.
    5. (rare) To lop of; to split away.
  2. To have business with someone; to be involved in a matter:
    1. To reach a decision or verdict; to make a call.
    2. To enter into battle; to be involved in a conflict.
    3. To copulate or to have sex with someone.
    4. (Early Middle English) To join or engage in an activity.
    5. (rare) To end; to determine or finish.
  3. To behave in a certain way or manner.
  4. To offer; to give away or administrate.
  5. To attack with a weapon; to deal a blow.
  6. To control; to administrate or be in charge.
  7. (rare) To effect vengeance or payback.
  8. (rare) To take or be given something.

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

delen m

  1. definite singular of del

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

delen m

  1. definite singular of del

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

delen

  1. definite singular of del

AnagramsEdit


WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • desen (colloquial)
  • dethen (colloquial)
  • deuem (literary, first-person plural)
  • deuent (literary, third-person plural)
  • doem (literary, first-person plural)
  • doen (colloquial)
  • doent (literary, third-person plural)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

delen

  1. (colloquial) first-person plural conditional of dod
  2. (colloquial) third-person plural conditional of dod

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
delen ddelen nelen unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.