Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *flītan.

VerbEdit

flītan

  1. to strive, to make an effort

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: vliten

Further readingEdit

  • flitan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *flītan (to strive, contend).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

flītan

  1. (intransitive) to fight (in the sense "quarrel"), argue
  2. (intransitive) to strive or contend (against something)

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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *flītan.

VerbEdit

flītan

  1. to fight
  2. to contend, strive

ConjugationEdit

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