tekenen

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈteːkənə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: te‧ke‧nen

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch têkenen, from Old Dutch *tēkanen, from Proto-Germanic *taiknijaną. Equivalent to teken (sign, signal) +‎ -en.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

tekenen

  1. (transitive) to draw (by pencil)
  2. (transitive) to sign (write a signature)
InflectionEdit
Inflection of tekenen (weak)
infinitive tekenen
past singular tekende
past participle getekend
infinitive tekenen
gerund tekenen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular teken tekende
2nd person sing. (jij) tekent tekende
2nd person sing. (u) tekent tekende
2nd person sing. (gij) tekent tekende
3rd person singular tekent tekende
plural tekenen tekenden
subjunctive sing.1 tekene tekende
subjunctive plur.1 tekenen tekenden
imperative sing. teken
imperative plur.1 tekent
participles tekenend getekend
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

tekenen

  1. Plural form of teken

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *tēkanen, from Proto-Germanic *taiknijaną.

VerbEdit

têkenen

  1. to mark, to put a mark or sign on
  2. to brand (as punishment)
  3. to draw, to paint
  4. to write down, to annotate
  5. to give a sign, to signal

InflectionEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: tekenen
  • Limburgish: teikene

Further readingEdit

  • “tekenen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek[1], 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J., “tekenen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek[2], The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1885–1929, →ISBN