DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch spuwen, from Old Dutch *spīwan, *spiuwan, from Proto-Germanic *spīwaną, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ptyēw- (to spit, vomit).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -yu̯ən

VerbEdit

spuwen

  1. to spit

InflectionEdit

Inflection of spuwen (weak)
infinitive spuwen
past singular spuwde
past participle gespuwd
infinitive spuwen
gerund spuwen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular spuw spuwde
2nd person sing. (jij) spuwt spuwde
2nd person sing. (u) spuwt spuwde
2nd person sing. (gij) spuwt spuwde
3rd person singular spuwt spuwde
plural spuwen spuwden
subjunctive sing.1 spuwe spuwde
subjunctive plur.1 spuwen spuwden
imperative sing. spuw
imperative plur.1 spuwt
participles spuwend gespuwd
1) Archaic.

Alternative formsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *spīwan, *spiuwan, from Proto-Germanic *spīwaną.

VerbEdit

spuwen

  1. to spit, to spew
  2. to vomit

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: spuwen
  • Limburgish: spieje

Further readingEdit

  • spuwen (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “spuwen”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN