Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *slītan, from Proto-West Germanic *slītan, from Proto-Germanic *slītaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sliten

  1. to wear, to erode, to deteriorate with use
  2. to tear apart, to destroy

InflectionEdit

Strong class 1
Infinitive sliten
3rd sg. past slêet
3rd pl. past slēten
Past participle geslēten
Infinitive sliten
In genitive slitens
In dative slitene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular slite slêet
2nd singular slijts, slites slēets, slētes
3rd singular slijt, slitet slêet
1st plural sliten slēten
2nd plural slijt, slitet slēet, slētet
3rd plural sliten slēten
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular slite slēte
2nd singular slijts, slites slētes
3rd singular slite slēte
1st plural sliten slēten
2nd plural slijt, slitet slētet
3rd plural sliten slēten
Imperative Present
Singular slijt, slite
Plural slijt, slitet
Present Past
Participle slitende geslēten

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: slijten
  • Limburgish: sliete

Further readingEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

Participle of slita.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sliten (masculine and feminine sliten, neuter slite or slitent, definite singular and plural slitne, comparative slitnare, indefinite superlative slitnast, definite superlative slitnaste)

  1. exhausted, worn out

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

sliten

  1. past participle of slita.

AdjectiveEdit

sliten (comparative mer sliten, superlative mest sliten)

  1. worn, worn out

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of sliten
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular sliten mer sliten mest sliten
Neuter singular sliten mer sliten mest sliten
Plural slitna mer slitna mest slitna
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 slitne mer slitne mest slitne
All slitna mer slitna mest slitna
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

AnagramsEdit