DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛt.sə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: et‧sen
  • Rhymes: -ɛtsən

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from German ätzen (to etch), from Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German azzon (to cause to bite or feed), from Proto-Germanic *atjaną, causative of *etaną (to eat).

VerbEdit

etsen

  1. (transitive) to etch
  2. (transitive) to corrode with chemicals
InflectionEdit
Inflection of etsen (weak)
infinitive etsen
past singular etste
past participle geëtst
infinitive etsen
gerund etsen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular ets etste
2nd person sing. (jij) etst etste
2nd person sing. (u) etst etste
2nd person sing. (gij) etst etste
3rd person singular etst etste
plural etsen etsten
subjunctive sing.1 etse etste
subjunctive plur.1 etsen etsten
imperative sing. ets
imperative plur.1 etst
participles etsend geëtst
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

etsen

  1. Plural form of ets

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