Dutch edit

Pronunciation edit

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

Etymology 1 edit

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

Verb edit

vieren

  1. to celebrate
Inflection edit
Conjugation 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 terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

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]

Verb edit

vieren

  1. to let loose, to let go
Inflection edit
Conjugation 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 3 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun edit

vieren

  1. (archaic) dative singular of vier

References edit

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

Finnish edit

Noun edit

vieren

  1. genitive singular of vieri

Anagrams edit

Middle Dutch edit

Etymology edit

From Old Dutch fīron, from Latin fērior.

Verb edit

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

Inflection edit

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Descendants edit

  • Dutch: vieren
  • Limburgish: vere, vieëre
  • English: veer

Further reading edit

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbjeɾen/ [ˈbje.ɾẽn]
  • Rhymes: -eɾen
  • Syllabification: vie‧ren

Verb edit

vieren

  1. third-person plural future subjunctive of ver