DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvirə(n)/, [ˈviːrə(n)]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -irən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch vieren, from Old Dutch fīron, from Latin fērior.

VerbEdit

vieren

  1. to celebrate
InflectionEdit
Inflection of vieren (weak)
infinitive vieren
past singular vierde
past participle gevierd
infinitive vieren
gerund vieren n
present tense past tense
1st person singular vier vierde
2nd person sing. (jij) viert vierde
2nd person sing. (u) viert vierde
2nd person sing. (gij) viert vierde
3rd person singular viert vierde
plural vieren vierden
subjunctive sing.1 viere vierde
subjunctive plur.1 vieren vierden
imperative sing. vier
imperative plur.1 viert
participles vierend gevierd
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Unknown. Possibly from Old Frisian fīr (far); see ver (far). Or, possibly related to sense 1 in the sense of "letting go." A third possibility is French virer (to turn).[1]

VerbEdit

vieren

  1. to let loose, to let go

InflectionEdit

Inflection of vieren (weak)
infinitive vieren
past singular vierde
past participle gevierd
infinitive vieren
gerund vieren n
present tense past tense
1st person singular vier vierde
2nd person sing. (jij) viert vierde
2nd person sing. (u) viert vierde
2nd person sing. (gij) viert vierde
3rd person singular viert vierde
plural vieren vierden
subjunctive sing.1 viere vierde
subjunctive plur.1 vieren vierden
imperative sing. vier
imperative plur.1 viert
participles vierend gevierd
1) Archaic.

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

vieren

  1. (archaic) Dative singular form of vier

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “vieren2”, in van der Sijs, Nicoline, editor, Etymologiebank[1], Meertens Institute, 2010

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

vieren

  1. Genitive singular form of vieri.

AnagramsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch fīron, from Latin fērior.

VerbEdit

vieren

  1. to celebrate (a religious holiday), to fulfill the duties of a holiday
  2. to take rest to celebrate
  3. to rest, to take vacation
  4. to rest, to wait, to delay

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: vieren
  • Limburgish: vere, vieëre

Further readingEdit

  • “vieren (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek[2], 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J., “vieren (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek[3], The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1885–1929, →ISBN, page I

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

vieren

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) future subjunctive form of ver.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) future subjunctive form of ver.