DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtreːdə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: tre‧den
  • Rhymes: -eːdən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch trēden, from Old Dutch tredan, from Proto-West Germanic *tredan, from Proto-Germanic *trudaną.

VerbEdit

treden

  1. (intransitive) to tread, step
InflectionEdit
Inflection of treden (strong class 5)
infinitive treden
past singular trad
past participle getreden
infinitive treden
gerund treden n
present tense past tense
1st person singular treed trad
2nd person sing. (jij) treedt trad
2nd person sing. (u) treedt trad
2nd person sing. (gij) treedt traadt
3rd person singular treedt trad
plural treden traden
subjunctive sing.1 trede trade
subjunctive plur.1 treden traden
imperative sing. treed
imperative plur.1 treedt
participles tredend getreden
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

treden

  1. Plural form of tred

NounEdit

treden

  1. Plural form of trede
  2. Plural form of tree

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch tredan, from Proto-West Germanic *tredan, from Proto-Germanic *trudaną.

VerbEdit

trēden

  1. to tread, to step
  2. to tread/step on

InflectionEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: treden
  • Limburgish: traeje

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English tredan, from Proto-West Germanic *tredan, from Proto-Germanic *trudaną.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

treden

  1. To place one's foot on something; to lay a step on something:
    1. To stomp or walk with great force; to crush underfoot or trample upon.
    2. To compress or process by stomping or trampling.
    3. To leave a mark or trail by placing one's feet.
  2. To travel or go somewhere on foot; to journey.
  3. To walk or move atop or on a surface or thing.
  4. To ruin or devastate; to bring to destruction.
  5. To debase or humiliate; to bring someone low.
  6. To have sex; to copulate (used of male birds)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)
  7. (rare) To look for; to search or try to find.
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Etymology 2Edit

From tred +‎ -en (plural suffix)

NounEdit

treden

  1. plural of tred

Norwegian NynorskEdit

ParticipleEdit

treden (neuter trede or tredi, definite singular and plural tredne)

  1. (non-standard since 1991) past participle of tre, treda and trede
  2. (non-standard since 1985) past participle of trå (Etymology 3)

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