See also: télen and -telen

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch tēlen, from Old Dutch tilon, from Proto-Germanic *tilōną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈteː.lən/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: te‧len
  • Rhymes: -eːlən

VerbEdit

telen

  1. (transitive) To cultivate, to grow plants, notably crops.
    Synonyms: verbouwen, kweken
  2. (transitive) To raise, to breed animals or (figurative, notably a type of) men.
    Synonym: kweken

InflectionEdit

Inflection of telen (weak)
infinitive telen
past singular teelde
past participle geteeld
infinitive telen
gerund telen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular teel teelde
2nd person sing. (jij) teelt teelde
2nd person sing. (u) teelt teelde
2nd person sing. (gij) teelt teelde
3rd person singular teelt teelde
plural telen teelden
subjunctive sing.1 tele teelde
subjunctive plur.1 telen teelden
imperative sing. teel
imperative plur.1 teelt
participles telend geteeld
1) Archaic.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: teel

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FinnishEdit

NounEdit

telen

  1. Genitive singular form of tele.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch tilon, from Proto-Germanic *tilōną.

VerbEdit

tēlen

  1. To bring forth, to produce.
  2. To effect, to implement.
  3. To cultivate, to foster, to raise (crops, young).
  4. To till (land).

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