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DutchEdit

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From erve +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

erven

  1. to bequeath
  2. to grant, to assign (ownership of)
  3. to grant a place/parcel to, to take in
  4. to inherit
  5. to be inherited, to be granted through inheritance
  6. to be in charge, act as an owner

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • erven (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • erven”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929