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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛntə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: en‧ten
  • Rhymes: -ɛntən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch enten, from Old French enter.

VerbEdit

enten

  1. (transitive) to graft
InflectionEdit
Inflection of enten (weak)
infinitive enten
past singular entte
past participle geënt
infinitive enten
gerund enten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular ent entte
2nd person sing. (jij) ent entte
2nd person sing. (u) ent entte
2nd person sing. (gij) ent entte
3rd person singular ent entte
plural enten entten
subjunctive sing.1 ente entte
subjunctive plur.1 enten entten
imperative sing. ent
imperative plur.1 ent
participles entend geënt
1) Archaic.

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

enten

  1. Plural form of ent

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

enten

  1. Rōmaji transcription of えんてん

Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Old French enter.

VerbEdit

enten

  1. (transitive) to graft
InflectionEdit
Weak
Infinitive enten
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive enten
In genitive entens
In dative entene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular ente
2nd singular ents, entes
3rd singular ent, entet
1st plural enten
2nd plural ent, entet
3rd plural enten
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular ente
2nd singular ents, entes
3rd singular ente
1st plural enten
2nd plural ent, entet
3rd plural enten
Imperative Present
Singular ent, ente
Plural ent, entet
Present Past
Participle entende
DescendantsEdit
  • Dutch: enten

Etymology 2Edit

ContractionEdit

enten

  1. Contraction of ende den.

Further readingEdit

  • enten”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “enten”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse annat tveggja.

ConjunctionEdit

enten

  1. either (used in combination with eller; enten ... eller... / either ... or ...)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

ConjunctionEdit

enten

  1. Alternative form of anten