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VerbEdit

eren

  1. third-person plural imperfect indicative form of ser

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeːrə(n)/
  • Rhymes: -eːrən
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch êren. Equivalent to eer +‎ -en.

Alternative formsEdit

  • eeren (obsolete spelling)

VerbEdit

eren

  1. (transitive) to honor/honour, to pay homage/respects.
    Een Prinse van Oranje ben ik, vrij, onverveerd, den Koning van Hispanje heb ik altijd geëerd.
    A prince of Orange am I, free, undaunted, the king of Spain I've always honoured.
  2. (transitive) to respect, hold in high regard.
  3. (transitive) to adorn, decorate.
  4. (transitive) to (sometimes restore a fiancée's) honor by marriage
InflectionEdit
Inflection of eren (weak)
infinitive eren
past singular eerde
past participle geëerd
infinitive eren
gerund eren n
present tense past tense
1st person singular eer eerde
2nd person sing. (jij) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (u) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (gij) eert eerde
3rd person singular eert eerde
plural eren eerden
subjunctive sing.1 ere eerde
subjunctive plur.1 eren eerden
imperative sing. eer
imperative plur.1 eert
participles erend geëerd
1) Archaic.
SynonymsEdit

(honor):

(respect):

(adorn):

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch êren, êrijn. Equivalent to eer (copper, metal) +‎ -en.

AdjectiveEdit

eren (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) (made of) copper, cupreous, cupric, coppery
  2. (obsolete) (made of) bronze
InflectionEdit
Inflection of eren
uninflected eren
inflected eren
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. eren
n. sing. eren
plural eren
definite eren
partitive
SynonymsEdit

(copper):

(bronze):

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Dutch ēren, from Old Dutch *erien, from Proto-Germanic *arjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éryeti.

VerbEdit

eren

  1. (transitive, archaic) to plow (land)
  2. (intransitive, archaic) to work with a plough
InflectionEdit
Inflection of eren (weak)
infinitive eren
past singular eerde
past participle geëerd
infinitive eren
gerund eren n
present tense past tense
1st person singular eer eerde
2nd person sing. (jij) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (u) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (gij) eert eerde
3rd person singular eert eerde
plural eren eerden
subjunctive sing.1 ere eerde
subjunctive plur.1 eren eerden
imperative sing. eer
imperative plur.1 eert
participles erend geëerd
1) Archaic.
SynonymsEdit

(plow):

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

eren

  1. Plural form of eer

AnagramsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From êre +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

êren

  1. to honour, to dignify
  2. to worship
InflectionEdit
Weak
Infinitive êren
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive êren
In genitive êrens
In dative êrene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular êre
2nd singular êers, êres
3rd singular êert, êret
1st plural êren
2nd plural êert, êret
3rd plural êren
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular êre
2nd singular êers, êres
3rd singular êre
1st plural êren
2nd plural êert, êret
3rd plural êren
Imperative Present
Singular êer, êre
Plural êert, êret
Present Past
Participle êrende
DescendantsEdit
  • Dutch: eren
  • Limburgish: ieëre

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Dutch *erien, from Proto-Germanic *arjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éryeti.

VerbEdit

ēren

  1. to plough
InflectionEdit
Weak
Infinitive ēren
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive ēren
In genitive ērens
In dative ērene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular ēre
2nd singular ēers, ēres
3rd singular ēert, ēret
1st plural ēren
2nd plural ēert, ēret
3rd plural ēren
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular ēre
2nd singular ēers, ēres
3rd singular ēre
1st plural ēren
2nd plural ēert, ēret
3rd plural ēren
Imperative Present
Singular ēer, ēre
Plural ēert, ēret
Present Past
Participle ērende
Alternative formsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

êren

  1. genitive/dative singular of êre

Further readingEdit

  • eren”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • eren (III)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • eren (IV)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English ēaran, plural form of ēare, from Proto-Germanic *ausōnō, plural form of *ausô.

NounEdit

eren

  1. plural of ere (auditory organ)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English earon.

VerbEdit

eren

  1. Alternative form of aren