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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch gissen, further etymology unclear.

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

VerbEdit

gissen

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

Non-lemma forms.

NounEdit

gissen

  1. Plural form of gis

Northern SamiEdit