vliegen

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvli.ɣə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: vlie‧gen
  • Rhymes: -iɣən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch vliegen, from Old Dutch fliegan, from Proto-West Germanic *fleugan, from Proto-Germanic *fleuganą, from Proto-Indo-European *plewk-.

VerbEdit

vliegen

  1. (intransitive) to fly
  2. (transitive) to steer an aircraft, to fly
  3. (intransitive) to soar, to rush
InflectionEdit
Inflection of vliegen (strong class 2a)
infinitive vliegen
past singular vloog
past participle gevlogen
infinitive vliegen
gerund vliegen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular vlieg vloog
2nd person sing. (jij) vliegt vloog
2nd person sing. (u) vliegt vloog
2nd person sing. (gij) vliegt vloogt
3rd person singular vliegt vloog
plural vliegen vlogen
subjunctive sing.1 vliege vloge
subjunctive plur.1 vliegen vlogen
imperative sing. vlieg
imperative plur.1 vliegt
participles vliegend gevlogen
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: vlieg
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: fligi
  • Jersey Dutch: vlîxe
  • Negerhollands: vlieg, flig

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

vliegen

  1. Plural form of vlieg

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch fliegan, from Proto-Germanic *fleuganą.

VerbEdit

vliegen

  1. to fly
  2. to soar
  3. to move quickly

InflectionEdit

Strong class 2
Infinitive vliegen
3rd sg. past vlôoch
3rd pl. past vlōgen
Past participle gevlōgen
Infinitive vliegen
In genitive vliegens
In dative vliegene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular vliege vlôoch
2nd singular vliechs, vlieges vlōochs, vlōges
3rd singular vliecht, vlieget vlôoch
1st plural vliegen vlōgen
2nd plural vliecht, vlieget vlōocht, vlōget
3rd plural vliegen vlōgen
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular vliege vlōge
2nd singular vliechs, vlieges vlōges
3rd singular vliege vlōge
1st plural vliegen vlōgen
2nd plural vliecht, vlieget vlōget
3rd plural vliegen vlōgen
Imperative Present
Singular vliech, vliege
Plural vliecht, vlieget
Present Past
Participle vliegende gevlōgen
  • Regionally, the 2nd and 3rd persons singular retained the older forms vluyges, vluyget (cf. Limburgish doe vluugs, hae vluug).

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


Middle High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German fliogan, from Proto-Germanic *fleuganą.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvliə̯ɡən/, /ˈfl-/

VerbEdit

vliegen (third-person singular present vliuget, singular preterite vlouc, plural preterite vlugen, past participle gevlogen)

  1. to fly