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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeːtə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: eten

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch ēten, from Old Dutch etan, from Proto-Germanic *etaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁édti.

VerbEdit

eten

  1. (transitive) to eat
InflectionEdit
Inflection of eten (strong class 5)
infinitive eten
past singular at
past participle gegeten
infinitive eten
gerund eten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular eet at
2nd person sing. (jij) eet at
2nd person sing. (u) eet at
2nd person sing. (gij) eet at
3rd person singular eet at
plural eten aten
subjunctive sing.1 ete ate
subjunctive plur.1 eten aten
imperative sing. eet
imperative plur.1 eet
participles etend gegeten
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Gerund of the verb eten.

NounEdit

eten n (uncountable, diminutive etentje n)

  1. food
  2. dinner
Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

eten

  1. Rōmaji transcription of エテン

Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon etan, from Proto-Germanic *etaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed-. Cognate with Dutch eten, West Frisian ite, German essen, English eat, Danish æde, Swedish äta, Icelandic éta.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eten (past singular eet, past participle eten, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to eat

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch etan, from Proto-Germanic *etaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁édti.

VerbEdit

ēten

  1. to eat

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

SwedishEdit