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PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eːnən

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch *stēnin, from Proto-Germanic *stainīnaz, equivalent to steen +‎ -en.

AdjectiveEdit

stenen (not comparable)

  1. stonen, made of stone
InflectionEdit
Inflection of stenen
uninflected stenen
inflected stenen
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. stenen
n. sing. stenen
plural stenen
definite stenen
partitive

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

stenen

  1. Plural form of steen

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *stenan, from Proto-Germanic *stenaną.

VerbEdit

stēnen

  1. to sigh, to groan

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Further readingEdit

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

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


Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English stǣnen, from Proto-Germanic *stainīnaz. Equivalent to stone +‎ -en; compare stonen.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

stenen

  1. Composed or built of stone

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

stenen

  1. definite singular of sten

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