See also: Malen and målen

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch mālen, from Old Dutch *malan, from Proto-West Germanic *malan, from Proto-Germanic *malaną.

VerbEdit

malen

  1. to grind
InflectionEdit
Inflection of malen (weak with strong past participle)
infinitive malen
past singular maalde
past participle gemalen
infinitive malen
gerund malen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular maal maalde
2nd person sing. (jij) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (u) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (gij) maalt maalde
3rd person singular maalt maalde
plural malen maalden
subjunctive sing.1 male maalde
subjunctive plur.1 malen maalden
imperative sing. maal
imperative plur.1 maalt
participles malend gemalen
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: maal
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: mali
  • Negerhollands: maal

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch mâlen, from Old Dutch *mālon, denominative of *māl (spot, stain), from Proto-West Germanic *māl (modern maal).

VerbEdit

malen

  1. (obsolete) to paint
InflectionEdit
Inflection of malen (weak)
infinitive malen
past singular maalde
past participle gemaald
infinitive malen
gerund malen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular maal maalde
2nd person sing. (jij) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (u) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (gij) maalt maalde
3rd person singular maalt maalde
plural malen maalden
subjunctive sing.1 male maalde
subjunctive plur.1 malen maalden
imperative sing. maal
imperative plur.1 maalt
participles malend gemaald
1) Archaic.
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

malen

  1. Plural form of maal
  2. Plural form of male

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German mālen, from Old High German mālōn, mālēn, denominative of māl (spot, stain), from Proto-West Germanic *mālijan, from Proto-Germanic *mēlijaną (compare Dutch maal), from Proto-Indo-European *melh₂- (dark color) (compare Lithuanian mė́las (black), Ancient Greek μέλας (mélas, dark-colored, black)).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

malen (weak, third-person singular present malt, past tense malte, past participle gemalt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (intransitive) to paint (do paintwork)
  2. (transitive or intransitive) to paint (create a painting)
  3. (loosely) to draw, depict (with a pencil, computer program, etc.)
    Synonym: (more strictly correct) zeichnen

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • malen” in Duden online
  • malen” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch *malan, from Proto-West Germanic *malan, from Proto-Germanic *malaną.

VerbEdit

mālen

  1. to grind
  2. to mill
InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Dutch *mālon, denominative of *māl (spot, stain), from Proto-West Germanic *māl (modern maal).

VerbEdit

mâlen

  1. to paint
  2. to sculpt
InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

malen m sg

  1. definite singular of mal

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

malen m sg

  1. definite singular of mal

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Variant of mal, from mal +‎ -en.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mǎlen/
  • Hyphenation: mal‧en

AdjectiveEdit

màlen (definite màlenī, comparative mȁnjī, Cyrillic spelling ма̀лен)

  1. small

DeclensionEdit

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AntonymsEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (verb form) IPA(key): [ˈmɑːlˌɛn]
  • (noun form) IPA(key): [ˈmɑːl.ən]

VerbEdit

malen

  1. past participle of mala.

NounEdit

malen

  1. definite singular of mal

AnagramsEdit