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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch hulen, from Old Dutch *huwilon, *hūlon, from Proto-Germanic *hūwilōną. Probably of imitative origin and akin to uil (owl).

PronunciationEdit

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  • Rhymes: -œy̯lən
  • IPA(key): /ˈɦœy̯lə(n)/

VerbEdit

huilen

  1. to cry, to weep
  2. to howl

InflectionEdit

Inflection of huilen (weak)
infinitive huilen
past singular huilde
past participle gehuild
infinitive huilen
gerund huilen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular huil huilde
2nd person sing. (jij) huilt huilde
2nd person sing. (u) huilt huilde
2nd person sing. (gij) huilt huilde
3rd person singular huilt huilde
plural huilen huilden
subjunctive sing.1 huile huilde
subjunctive plur.1 huilen huilden
imperative sing. huil
imperative plur.1 huilt
participles huilend gehuild
1) Archaic.

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