slijpen

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch slipen, from Old Dutch slīpan (in the compound slīpastēn ‎(grinding wheel)), from Proto-Germanic *slīpanan.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

slijpen ‎(past singular sleep, past participle geslepen)

  1. to sharpen
  2. to grind (a lens e.g.)

ConjugationEdit

Inflection of slijpen (strong class 1)
infinitive slijpen
past singular sleep
past participle geslepen
infinitive slijpen
gerund slijpen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular slijp sleep
2nd person sing. (jij) slijpt sleep
2nd person sing. (u) slijpt sleep
2nd person sing. (gij) slijpt sleept
3rd person singular slijpt sleep
plural slijpen slepen
subjunctive sing.1 slijpe slepe
subjunctive plur.1 slijpen slepen
imperative sing. slijp
imperative plur.1 slijpt
participles slijpend geslepen
1) Archaic.

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