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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch mogen, from Old Dutch mugan, from Proto-Germanic *maganą, from Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *megʰ-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoːɣə(n)/
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  • Rhymes: -oːɣən

VerbEdit

mogen

  1. (intransitive) to be allowed
    Hee! Dat mag niet!Hey! That is not allowed!
    Synonym: toegestaan zijn
  2. (auxiliary) may, can, be allowed to
    We mogen toch komen.We can come after all.
    Synonym: kunnen
  3. (intransitive) may go, can go, to be allowed to go
    Je mag niet naar buiten, het is veel te koud!You cannot go outside, it's far too cold!
    Synonym: kunnen
  4. (transitive) may have, can have
    Mag ik twee appels alstublieft?May I have two apples please?
  5. (transitive) to like (of food or of a person).
    Ik mag hem niet.I don't like him.
    Synonym: aardig vinden

InflectionEdit

Inflection of mogen (preterite-present)
infinitive mogen
past singular mocht
past participle gemogen
infinitive mogen
gerund mogen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular mag mocht
2nd person sing. (jij) mag mocht
2nd person sing. (u) mag mocht
2nd person sing. (gij) moogt mocht
3rd person singular mag mocht
plural mogen mochten
subjunctive sing.1 moge mochte
subjunctive plur.1 mogen mochten
imperative sing. mag
imperative plur.1 moogt
participles mogend gemogen
1) Archaic.

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DescendantsEdit


MapudungunEdit

NounEdit

mogen (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. life

VerbEdit

mogen (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. To live; To be alive.
  2. To heal.
  3. first-person singular realis form of mogen; I lived; I have lived.

ConjugationEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch mugan, from Proto-Germanic *maganą.

VerbEdit

mōgen

  1. to be capable of
  2. can, to be able (in given circumstances)
  3. (in questions) may, can, be allowed to
  4. to be allowed, to be permitted
  5. shall, to be expected to
  6. to be required to

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • moghen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • mogen (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mogen (masculine and feminine mogen, neuter moge or mogent, definite singular and plural mogne, comparative mognare, indefinite superlative mognast, definite superlative mognaste)

  1. Alternative form of moden

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish moin, moghin, corresponding to Danish moden, probably the past participle of a verb.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mogen

  1. mature (fully developed), ripe (ready for harvest)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of mogen
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular mogen mognare mognast
Neuter singular moget mognare mognast
Plural mogna mognare mognast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 mogne mognare mognaste
All mogna mognare mognaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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