Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge).

VerbEdit

findan

  1. to find

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: vinden
    • Dutch: vinden
    • Limburgish: vinje

Further readingEdit

  • findan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *finþan, from Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

findan

  1. to find, meet

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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge). Compare Old Saxon findan, Old Dutch findan, Old English findan, Old Frisian finda, Old Norse finna, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰𐌽 (finþan).

VerbEdit

findan (strong class III)

  1. to find

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Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge). Compare Old Dutch findan, Old English findan, Old Frisian finda, Old High German findan, Old Norse finna, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰𐌽 (finþan).

VerbEdit

findan

  1. to find

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit