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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English glasen, glesne, from Old English glæsen (made of glass; glassy), from Proto-Germanic *glasīnaz (made of glass; glazen; glassen), equivalent to glass +‎ -en. Doublet of glassen.

AdjectiveEdit

glazen (comparative more glazen, superlative most glazen)

  1. Made or consisting of glass.
  2. Resembling glass; glassy.

SynonymsEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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  • Rhymes: -aːzən
  • IPA(key): /ˈɣlaː.zə(n)/

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch glāsen, glāsijn, from Old Dutch *glasin, *glasīn, from Proto-Germanic *glasīnaz. Equivalent to glas +‎ -en.

AdjectiveEdit

glazen (not comparable)

  1. made of glass
  2. glassy, resembling glass
    Synonym: glazig
InflectionEdit
Inflection of glazen
uninflected glazen
inflected glazen
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. glazen
n. sing. glazen
plural glazen
definite glazen
partitive

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English glaze.

VerbEdit

glazen

  1. (transitive) to glaze, make look like glass
  2. (transitive) to polish
    Synonyms: opblinken, polijsten
InflectionEdit
Inflection of glazen (weak)
infinitive glazen
past singular glaasde
past participle geglaasd
infinitive glazen
gerund glazen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular glaas glaasde
2nd person sing. (jij) glaast glaasde
2nd person sing. (u) glaast glaasde
2nd person sing. (gij) glaast glaasde
3rd person singular glaast glaasde
plural glazen glaasden
subjunctive sing.1 glaze glaasde
subjunctive plur.1 glazen glaasden
imperative sing. glaas
imperative plur.1 glaast
participles glazend geglaasd
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

glazen

  1. Plural form of glas

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