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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ōpenen, from Old Dutch opanon, from Proto-Germanic *upanōną. Equivalent to open +‎ -en.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈoːpənə(n)/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

openen

  1. to open
    Antonym: sluiten

InflectionEdit

Inflection of openen (weak)
infinitive openen
past singular opende
past participle geopend
infinitive openen
gerund openen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular open opende
2nd person sing. (jij) opent opende
2nd person sing. (u) opent opende
2nd person sing. (gij) opent opende
3rd person singular opent opende
plural openen openden
subjunctive sing.1 opene opende
subjunctive plur.1 openen openden
imperative sing. open
imperative plur.1 opent
participles openend geopend
1) Archaic.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch opanon, from Proto-Germanic *upanōną. Equivalent to ōpen +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

ōpenen

  1. to open, to make open

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • openen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • openen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English openian (to open), from Proto-Germanic *upanōną. More at open.

VerbEdit

openen (third-person singular simple present openeth, present participle openende, simple past and past participle opened)

  1. to open

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit