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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch luken, from Old Dutch *lūcan, from Proto-Germanic *lūkaną.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -œy̯kən
  • IPA(key): /ˈlœy̯.kə(n)/

VerbEdit

luiken

  1. (obsolete) to close, to shut

Usage notesEdit

In modern day use, only the past participle geloken is still in use as an adjective.

InflectionEdit

Inflection of luiken (strong class 2)
infinitive luiken
past singular look
past participle geloken
infinitive luiken
gerund luiken n
present tense past tense
1st person singular luik look
2nd person sing. (jij) luikt look
2nd person sing. (u) luikt look
2nd person sing. (gij) luikt lookt
3rd person singular luikt look
plural luiken loken
subjunctive sing.1 luike loke
subjunctive plur.1 luiken loken
imperative sing. luik
imperative plur.1 luikt
participles luikend geloken
1) Archaic.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

luiken

  1. Plural form of luik

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈluːjːken/

VerbEdit

lūiken

  1. first-person singular past indicative of luoikat