DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɑŋə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: van‧gen
  • Rhymes: -ɑŋən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch vangen, from Old Dutch fangan. Back-formed from the past-tense forms of Middle Dutch vâen, from Old Dutch fān, from Proto-Germanic *fanhaną.

VerbEdit

vangen

  1. (transitive) to catch
InflectionEdit
Inflection of vangen (strong class 7)
infinitive vangen
past singular ving
past participle gevangen
infinitive vangen
gerund vangen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular vang ving
2nd person sing. (jij) vangt ving
2nd person sing. (u) vangt ving
2nd person sing. (gij) vangt vingt
3rd person singular vangt ving
plural vangen vingen
subjunctive sing.1 vange vinge
subjunctive plur.1 vangen vingen
imperative sing. vang
imperative plur.1 vangt
participles vangend gevangen
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: vang

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

vangen

  1. Plural form of vang

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

vangen m

  1. definite singular of vang