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Genesen

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German ginesan, from Proto-Germanic *ganesaną, from *nesaną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡəˈneːzn̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ge‧ne‧sen

VerbEdit

genesen (class 5 strong, third-person singular simple present genest, past tense genas, past participle genesen, past subjunctive genäse, auxiliary sein)

  1. (intransitive) to recover; to recuperate
    nach langer Krankheit genesen - recovered after a long illness

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *ginesan, from Proto-Germanic *ganesaną. Equivalent to ge- +‎ nēsen.

VerbEdit

genēsen

  1. to survive (lethal danger)
  2. to save (from death)
  3. to get better, to heal, to recover (from a disease)
  4. to heal, to cure, to rid of disease

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DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: genezen
  • Limburgish: genaeze

Further readingEdit

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “genesen”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN


Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

genesen m

  1. definite singular of genese

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

genesen m

  1. definite singular of genese