delven

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch delven, from Old Dutch *delvan, from Proto-Germanic *delbaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

delven ‎(past singular dolf, past participle gedolven)

  1. to delve, dig, excavate

ConjugationEdit

Inflection of delven (strong class 3)
infinitive delven
past singular dolf
past participle gedolven
infinitive delven
gerund delven n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular delf dolf
2nd person sing. (jij) delft dolf
2nd person sing. (u) delft dolf
2nd person sing. (gij) delft dolft
3rd person singular delft dolf
plural delven dolven
subjunctive sing.1 delve dolve
subjunctive plur.1 delven dolven
imperative sing. delf
imperative plur.1 delft
participles delvend gedolven
1) Archaic.

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *delvan, from Proto-Germanic *delbaną.

VerbEdit

delven

  1. to delve, to dig, to excavate (create by digging)
  2. to bury

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