fierljeppen

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch fierljeppen, from West Frisian fierljeppe.

NounEdit

fierljeppen (uncountable)

  1. A form of pole vaulting where the objective is to jump across a ditch as far as possible, rather than overcome a height.

TranslationsEdit


DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfiːr(ə)ljɛpə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: fier‧ljep‧pen

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from West Frisian fierljeppe, from fier (far) +‎ ljeppe (to leap).

VerbEdit

fierljeppen

  1. to perform fierljeppen
InflectionEdit
Inflection of fierljeppen (weak)
infinitive fierljeppen
past singular fierljepte
past participle gefierljept
infinitive fierljeppen
gerund fierljeppen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular fierljep fierljepte
2nd person sing. (jij) fierljept fierljepte
2nd person sing. (u) fierljept fierljepte
2nd person sing. (gij) fierljept fierljepte
3rd person singular fierljept fierljepte
plural fierljeppen fierljepten
subjunctive sing.1 fierljeppe fierljepte
subjunctive plur.1 fierljeppen fierljepten
imperative sing. fierljep
imperative plur.1 fierljept
participles fierljeppend gefierljept
1) Archaic.

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from West Frisian fierljeppen, gerund of the verb fierljeppe.

NounEdit

fierljeppen n (uncountable)

  1. fierljeppen