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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpoː.tə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: po‧ten
  • Rhymes: -oːtən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch pōten, from Old Dutch *poton, from Proto-Germanic *putōną.

VerbEdit

poten

  1. to set, plant, place a young plant or large seed individually in soil or other substrate where it can grow; sow
  2. to release young fish or - eggs to regulate the population for fishers' benefit
InflectionEdit
Inflection of poten (weak)
infinitive poten
past singular pootte
past participle gepoot
infinitive poten
gerund poten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular poot pootte
2nd person sing. (jij) poot pootte
2nd person sing. (u) poot pootte
2nd person sing. (gij) poot pootte
3rd person singular poot pootte
plural poten pootten
subjunctive sing.1 pote pootte
subjunctive plur.1 poten pootten
imperative sing. poot
imperative plur.1 poot
participles potend gepoot
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

poten

  1. Plural form of poot

AnagramsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *poton, from Proto-Germanic *putōną.

VerbEdit

pōten

  1. to plant, to put (into the ground, usually of plants)

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

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