See also: Hellen

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch helden. The loss of the d occurred by reanalysis of the past tense form helde as consisting of hel-de rather than held-de.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦɛlə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hel‧len
  • Rhymes: -ɛlən

VerbEdit

hellen

  1. (intransitive) to incline

InflectionEdit

Inflection of hellen (weak)
infinitive hellen
past singular helde
past participle geheld
infinitive hellen
gerund hellen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular hel helde
2nd person sing. (jij) helt helde
2nd person sing. (u) helt helde
2nd person sing. (gij) helt helde
3rd person singular helt helde
plural hellen helden
subjunctive sing.1 helle helde
subjunctive plur.1 hellen helden
imperative sing. hel
imperative plur.1 helt
participles hellend geheld
1) Archaic.

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hellen

  1. inflection of hell:
    1. strong genitive masculine/neuter singular
    2. weak/mixed genitive/dative all-gender singular
    3. strong/weak/mixed accusative masculine singular
    4. strong dative plural
    5. weak/mixed all-case plural

VerbEdit

hellen (weak, third-person singular present hellt, past tense hellte, past participle gehellt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (poetic) to brighten

ConjugationEdit

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LuxembourgishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hellen

  1. inflection of hell:
    1. strong/weak nominative/accusative masculine singular
    2. weak dative masculine/neuter singular
    3. strong/weak dative plural

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *hellan, from Proto-Germanic *hellaną.

VerbEdit

hellen

  1. to sound, resound

InflectionEdit

Weak
Infinitive hellen
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive hellen
In genitive hellens
In dative hellene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular helle
2nd singular hels, helles
3rd singular helt, hellet
1st plural hellen
2nd plural helt, hellet
3rd plural hellen
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular helle
2nd singular hels, helles
3rd singular helle
1st plural hellen
2nd plural helt, hellet
3rd plural hellen
Imperative Present
Singular hel, helle
Plural helt, hellet
Present Past
Participle hellende

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

hellen m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of helle

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

hellen m (definite singular hellenen, indefinite plural hellenar, definite plural hellenane)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by hellenar