schaven

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *skavan, from Proto-Germanic *skabaną, from Proto-Indo-European *skabʰ- (to scratch). Compare German schaben, West Frisian skave, English shave, Danish skave, Swedish skava, Icelandic skafa.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

schaven (past singular schaafde, past participle geschaafd)

  1. to plane (to smooth with a plane)

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

schaven

  1. Plural form of schaaf
Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 12:31