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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch vergēven, from Old Dutch *fargevan, from Proto-Germanic *fragebaną.

VerbEdit

vergeven

  1. to forgive
  2. (obsolete) to harm through poison
    Synonyms: vergiftigen
InflectionEdit
Inflection of vergeven (strong class 5, prefixed)
infinitive vergeven
past singular vergaf
past participle vergeven
infinitive vergeven
gerund vergeven n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular vergeef vergaf
2nd person sing. (jij) vergeeft vergaf
2nd person sing. (u) vergeeft vergaf
2nd person sing. (gij) vergeeft vergaaft
3rd person singular vergeeft vergaf
plural vergeven vergaven
subjunctive sing.1 vergeve vergave
subjunctive plur.1 vergeven vergaven
imperative sing. vergeef
imperative plur.1 vergeeft
participles vergevend vergeven
1) Archaic.

InflectionEdit

Inflection of vergeven
uninflected vergeven
inflected vergeven
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial vergeven
indefinite m./f. sing. vergeven
n. sing. vergeven
plural vergeven
definite vergeven
partitive vergevens

Etymology 2Edit

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AdjectiveEdit

vergeven (not comparable)

  1. overrun, crawling
InflectionEdit
Inflection of vergeven
uninflected vergeven
inflected vergeven
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial vergeven
indefinite m./f. sing. vergeven
n. sing. vergeven
plural vergeven
definite vergeven
partitive

Etymology 3Edit

Non-lemma forms.

ParticipleEdit

vergeven

  1. past participle of vergeven

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *fargevan, from Proto-Germanic *fragebaną. Equivalent to ver- +‎ gēven.

VerbEdit

vergēven

  1. to forgive
  2. to poison

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

ParticipleEdit

vergēven

  1. past participle of vergēven

Further readingEdit

  • vergheven”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • vergeven”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929