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EnglishEdit

 
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AdjectiveEdit

taken ‎(not comparable)

  1. Infatuated; fond of or attracted to.
    He was very taken with the girl, I hear.
  2. (informal) In a monoamorous relationship
    I can't ask her out, she's taken.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

taken

  1. past participle of take

StatisticsEdit

Most common English words before 1923: given · hands · turned · #239: taken · end · rather · until

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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

taken

  1. Plural form of taak

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch taken(to take, to grasp). Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *tēkaną(to touch), from Proto-Indo-European *deh₁g-, *dh₁g-(to touch). Related to Dutch takelen. Cognate with English take.

VerbEdit

taken

  1. (archaic, dialectal) to take, to grasp
  2. (archaic, dialectal) to touch
InflectionEdit
Inflection of taken (weak)
infinitive taken
past singular taakte
past participle getaakt
infinitive taken
gerund taken n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular taak taakte
2nd person sing. (jij) taakt taakte
2nd person sing. (u) taakt taakte
2nd person sing. (gij) taakt taakte
3rd person singular taakt taakte
plural taken taakten
subjunctive sing.1 take taakte
subjunctive plur.1 taken taakten
imperative sing. taak
imperative plur.1 taakt
participles takend getaakt
1) Archaic.

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NounEdit

taken

  1. definite plural of tak