groeten

See also: gröten

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɣrutə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -utən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch groeten, from Old Dutch *gruoten, from Proto-Germanic *grōtijaną.

VerbEdit

groeten

  1. (transitive) to greet
  2. (transitive) to salute
InflectionEdit
Inflection of groeten (weak)
infinitive groeten
past singular groette
past participle gegroet
infinitive groeten
gerund groeten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular groet groette
2nd person sing. (jij) groet groette
2nd person sing. (u) groet groette
2nd person sing. (gij) groet groette
3rd person singular groet groette
plural groeten groetten
subjunctive sing.1 groete groette
subjunctive plur.1 groeten groetten
imperative sing. groet
imperative plur.1 groet
participles groetend gegroet
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: groet

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

groeten

  1. Plural form of groet

AnagramsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch *gruoten, from Proto-Germanic *grōtijaną.

VerbEdit

groeten

  1. to greet
  2. (possibly ironic) to attack
Alternative formsEdit
InflectionEdit
Weak
Infinitive groeten
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive groeten
In genitive groetens
In dative groetene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular groete
2nd singular groets, groetes
3rd singular groet, groetet
1st plural groeten
2nd plural groet, groetet
3rd plural groeten
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular groete
2nd singular groets, groetes
3rd singular groete
1st plural groeten
2nd plural groet, groetet
3rd plural groeten
Imperative Present
Singular groet, groete
Plural groet, groetet
Present Past
Participle groetende
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

groeten

  1. Alternative spelling of grôten; inflection of grôot:
    1. masculine accusative/dative singular
    2. neuter dative singular
    3. dative plural

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