doen

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*dʰeh₁-

From Dutch doen.

VerbEdit

doen ‎(present doen, present participle doenende, past participle gedoen or gedoet)

  1. to do

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*dʰeh₁-

From Middle Dutch doen, from Old Dutch duon, from Proto-Germanic *dōną, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁-. Compare Low German doon, West Frisian dwaan, English do, German tun.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

doen ‎(past singular deed, past participle gedaan)

  1. to do
  2. to put
    Doe dat daar maar in.
    Just put it in there.
  3. (auxiliary) to cause to, to make; forms causative verbs

ConjugationEdit

Inflection of doen (strong, irregular)
infinitive doen
past singular deed
past participle gedaan
infinitive doen
gerund doen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular doe deed
2nd person sing. (jij) doet deed
2nd person sing. (u) doet deed
2nd person sing. (gij) doet deedt
3rd person singular doet deed
plural doen deden
subjunctive sing.1 doe dede
subjunctive plur.1 doen deden
imperative sing. doe
imperative plur.1 doet
participles doend gedaan
1) Archaic.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

doen n ‎(uncountable)

  1. routine
    De mensen zijn uit hun doen, maar schikken zich wel. — The people are outside of their routine, but do accomodate themselves.

DescendantsEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*dʰeh₁-

From Old High German duon, a northern variety of tuon, from Proto-Germanic *dōną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

doen ‎(past participle gedoen, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. to do
  2. to make, to cause

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*dʰeh₁-

From Old Dutch duon, from Proto-Germanic *dōną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

doen

  1. to do

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

doen m, n

  1. definite masculine singular of do

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

doen m, n

  1. definite masculine singular of do

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

doen

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

MutationEdit

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