gissen

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch gissen, further etymology unclear.

Cognate with English guess, West Frisian gissen, Swedish gissa, Danish gisse.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gissen ‎(past singular giste, past participle gegist)

  1. To make a guess, estimate, have a go
  2. To presume, reckon

ConjugationEdit

Inflection of gissen (weak)
infinitive gissen
past singular giste
past participle gegist
infinitive gissen
gerund gissen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular gis giste
2nd person sing. (jij) gist giste
2nd person sing. (u) gist giste
2nd person sing. (gij) gist giste
3rd person singular gist giste
plural gissen gisten
subjunctive sing.1 gisse giste
subjunctive plur.1 gissen gisten
imperative sing. gis
imperative plur.1 gist
participles gissend gegist
1) Archaic.

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NounEdit

gissen

  1. Plural form of gis

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