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See also: Wenen and weñen

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CornishEdit

NounEdit

wenen

  1. Soft mutation of gwenen.
  2. Mixed mutation of gwenen. after 'th.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch wênen, from Old Dutch wēnon, from Proto-Germanic *wainōną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋeːnə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: we‧nen
  • Rhymes: -eːnən

VerbEdit

wenen

  1. (intransitive) To cry, weep, shed tears
    Synonym: huilen

InflectionEdit

Inflection of wenen (weak)
infinitive wenen
past singular weende
past participle geweend
infinitive wenen
gerund wenen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular ween weende
2nd person sing. (jij) weent weende
2nd person sing. (u) weent weende
2nd person sing. (gij) weent weende
3rd person singular weent weende
plural wenen weenden
subjunctive sing.1 wene weende
subjunctive plur.1 wenen weenden
imperative sing. ween
imperative plur.1 weent
participles wenend geweend
1) Archaic.

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch wēnon, from Proto-Germanic *wainōną.

VerbEdit

wênen

  1. to cry, to weep

InflectionEdit

Weak
Infinitive wênen
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive wênen
In genitive wênens
In dative wênene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular wêne
2nd singular wêens, wênes
3rd singular wêent, wênet
1st plural wênen
2nd plural wêent, wênet
3rd plural wênen
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular wêne
2nd singular wêens, wênes
3rd singular wêne
1st plural wênen
2nd plural wêent, wênet
3rd plural wênen
Imperative Present
Singular wêen, wêne
Plural wêent, wênet
Present Past
Participle wênende

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DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • wenen (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • wenen (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929