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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English maken, equivalent to make +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

maken

  1. (obsolete) plural simple present form of make
    • 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, Book XXI:
      & somme englysshe bookes maken mencyon that they wente neuer oute of englond after the deth of syr Launcelot / but that was but fauour of makers
    • 1579, Edmund Spenser, The Shepheardes Calender
      They maken many a wrong chevisaunce,
    • 1606, Nathaniel Baxter, Sir Philip Sydneys Ourania, that is, Endimions Song and Tragedie, containing all Philosophie
      All these Starres maken one hundred and eight,
      Bright and conspicuous without deceite.

AnagramsEdit


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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

maken

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まけん

Low GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaː.kə(n)/, /ˈmæː.kə(n)/, /ˈmɑː.kə(n)/, /ˈmɒː.kə(n)/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ken

VerbEdit

maken (past singular möök, past participle maakt, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. To make.

ConjugationEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch makon, macon, from Proto-Germanic *makōną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

māken

  1. to make
  2. to make, to cause to be

InflectionEdit

Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular māke māecte
2nd singular māecs, mākes māectes
3rd singular māect, māket māecte
1st plural māken māecten
2nd plural māect, māket māectet
3rd plural māken māecten
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular māke māecte
2nd singular māecs, mākes māectes
3rd singular māke māecte
1st plural māken māecten
2nd plural māect, māket māectet
3rd plural māken māecten
Imperative Present
Singular māke
Plural māect, māket
Present Past
Participle mākende gemāect

DescendantsEdit

Further readinEdit

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

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English macian, from Proto-Germanic *makōną.

VerbEdit

maken

  1. to make

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

maken

  1. definite singular of make