Dutch

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Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈsmeː.də(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: sme‧den
  • Rhymes: -eːdən

Etymology 1

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From Middle Dutch smēden, from Old Dutch smithon, from Proto-Germanic *smiþōną.

Verb

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smeden

  1. To forge, hammer metal into shape.
  2. (figuratively) To make (a plan), plot.
    Synonym: beramen
Inflection
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Conjugation of smeden (weak)
infinitive smeden
past singular smeedde
past participle gesmeed
infinitive smeden
gerund smeden n
present tense past tense
1st person singular smeed smeedde
2nd person sing. (jij) smeedt smeedde
2nd person sing. (u) smeedt smeedde
2nd person sing. (gij) smeedt smeedde
3rd person singular smeedt smeedde
plural smeden smeedden
subjunctive sing.1 smede smeedde
subjunctive plur.1 smeden smeedden
imperative sing. smeed
imperative plur.1 smeedt
participles smedend gesmeed
1) Archaic.
Derived terms
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Descendants
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  • Negerhollands: smid

Etymology 2

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See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun

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smeden

  1. plural of smid

Middle Dutch

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Etymology

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From Old Dutch smithon, from Proto-Germanic *smiþōną.

Verb

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smēden

  1. To forge.

Inflection

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Descendants

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Further reading

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Norwegian Bokmål

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Noun

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smeden m

  1. definite singular of smed

Norwegian Nynorsk

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Noun

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smeden m

  1. definite singular of smed

Swedish

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Noun

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smeden

  1. definite singular of smed

Anagrams

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