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CornishEdit

NounEdit

reden f (singulative redenen)

  1. ferns

DanishEdit

NounEdit

reden c

  1. singular definite of rede

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

reden f (plural redenen, diminutive redentje n)

  1. reason, ground
    Om een of andere reden - For some reason
  2. rescue
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

reden m (plural redens)

  1. (mathematics) proportion
    Synonyms: verhouding

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Dutch rêden (to ready).

VerbEdit

reden

  1. (nautical) to equip (a ship)
    Synonyms: uitrusten
InflectionEdit
Inflection of reden (weak)
infinitive reden
past singular reedde
past participle gereed
infinitive reden
gerund reden n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular reed reedde
2nd person sing. (jij) reedt reedde
2nd person sing. (u) reedt reedde
2nd person sing. (gij) reedt reedde
3rd person singular reedt reedde
plural reden reedden
subjunctive sing.1 rede reedde
subjunctive plur.1 reden reedden
imperative sing. reed
imperative plur.1 reedt
participles redend gereed
1) Archaic.

Etymology 4Edit

Non-lemma forms.

NounEdit

reden

  1. Plural form of rede

VerbEdit

reden

  1. plural past indicative and subjunctive of rijden

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German reden, from Old High German redōn, rediōn (to speak), a derivative of reda, redia (speech, word, opinion, view, mind), from Proto-Germanic *raþjǭ, *raþjō (accountability, speech). See Rede.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

reden (third-person singular simple present redet, past tense redete, past participle geredet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to speak; to talk

Usage notesEdit

  • In formal standard German, reden is used alongside the more common sprechen. In the vernacular, reden is generally preferred, particularly in the southern half of the language area, but also in the north.

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

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Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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VerbEdit

rêden

  1. to ready, to get ready
InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative formsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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VerbEdit

rēden

  1. (rare) to speak
InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Further readingEdit

  • reden (IV)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • reden (V)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • reden (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • reden (III)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English rǣdan (to advise, read), from Proto-Germanic *rēdaną (to advise, counsel). Cognate with Danish råde, Dutch raden, German raten, Swedish råda. The development from ‘advise, interpret’ to ‘interpret letters, read’ is unique to English.

VerbEdit

reden (past redde, past participle red or rad)

  1. to counsel, advise
  2. to study
  3. to read

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

reden

  1. indefinite plural of rede