ontbinden

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ontbinden, from Old Dutch antbindan, from Proto-Germanic *andabindaną. Equivalent to ont- +‎ binden.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌɔntˈbɪn.də(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ont‧bin‧den
  • Rhymes: -ɪndən

VerbEdit

ontbinden

  1. (transitive) to unbind
  2. (transitive) to dissolve, to disband, to break up
  3. (intransitive, biology, chemistry) to decompose
  4. (transitive, mathematics) to resolve, to analyse, to decompose

InflectionEdit

Inflection of ontbinden (strong class 3a, prefixed)
infinitive ontbinden
past singular ontbond
past participle ontbonden
infinitive ontbinden
gerund ontbinden n
present tense past tense
1st person singular ontbind ontbond
2nd person sing. (jij) ontbindt ontbond
2nd person sing. (u) ontbindt ontbond
2nd person sing. (gij) ontbindt ontbondt
3rd person singular ontbindt ontbond
plural ontbinden ontbonden
subjunctive sing.1 ontbinde ontbonde
subjunctive plur.1 ontbinden ontbonden
imperative sing. ontbind
imperative plur.1 ontbindt
participles ontbindend ontbonden
1) Archaic.

Derived termsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch antbindan, from Proto-Germanic *andabindaną. Equivalent to ont- +‎ binden.

VerbEdit

ontbinden

  1. to loosen, to unbind
  2. to free
  3. to tell, to set out

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: ontbinden

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