DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑmən

VerbEdit

rammen

  1. (transitive) To ram, to intentionally collide with (a ship or car or building) with the intention of damaging or sinking it.
  2. (transitive) To strike (something) hard.
    After placing the cartridge in the musket, ram it down securely with the ramrod.

InflectionEdit

Inflection of rammen (weak)
infinitive rammen
past singular ramde
past participle geramd
infinitive rammen
gerund rammen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular ram ramde
2nd person sing. (jij) ramt ramde
2nd person sing. (u) ramt ramde
2nd person sing. (gij) ramt ramde
3rd person singular ramt ramde
plural rammen ramden
subjunctive sing.1 ramme ramde
subjunctive plur.1 rammen ramden
imperative sing. ram
imperative plur.1 ramt
participles rammend geramd
1) Archaic.

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ramme (battering ram) +‎ -en.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

rammen (weak, third-person singular present rammt, past tense rammte, past participle gerammt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to ram

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • rammen” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • rammen” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • rammen” in Duden online
  • rammen” in OpenThesaurus.de

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

rammen m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of ramme