LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hevan, from Proto-Germanic *habjaną. Cognate with German heben, Dutch heffen, English heave, Icelandic hefja.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hiewen (third-person singular present hieft, past participle gehuewen, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. (transitive) to lift, to raise
  2. (reflexive) to rise, to lift oneself
  3. (transitive) to increase

ConjugationEdit

Regular
infinitive hiewen
participle gehuewen
auxiliary hunn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular hiewen
2nd singular hiefs hief
3rd singular hieft
1st plural hiewen
2nd plural hieft hieft
3rd plural hiewen
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.

Derived termsEdit