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NounEdit

lonen

  1. earthquake

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈloːnə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oːnən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch lônen, from Old Dutch *lōnon, from Proto-Germanic *launōną. Equivalent to loon +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

lonen

  1. (intransitive) to be rewarding, to pay, to be profitable
    Misdaad loont niet.
    Crime doesn't pay.
InflectionEdit
Inflection of lonen (weak)
infinitive lonen
past singular loonde
past participle geloond
infinitive lonen
gerund lonen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular loon loonde
2nd person sing. (jij) loont loonde
2nd person sing. (u) loont loonde
2nd person sing. (gij) loont loonde
3rd person singular loont loonde
plural lonen loonden
subjunctive sing.1 lone loonde
subjunctive plur.1 lonen loonden
imperative sing. loon
imperative plur.1 loont
participles lonend geloond
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

lonen

  1. Plural form of loon

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From lôon +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

lônen

  1. to reward
  2. to repay

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: lonen

Further readingEdit

  • lonen (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • lonen (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929