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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch wiken, from Old Dutch wīkan, from Proto-Germanic *wīkwaną.

VerbEdit

wijken

  1. (intransitive) to yield, make way
  2. (intransitive) to recede
  3. (intransitive) to disappear
InflectionEdit
Inflection of wijken (strong class 1)
infinitive wijken
past singular week
past participle geweken
infinitive wijken
gerund wijken n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular wijk week
2nd person sing. (jij) wijkt week
2nd person sing. (u) wijkt week
2nd person sing. (gij) wijkt weekt
3rd person singular wijkt week
plural wijken weken
subjunctive sing.1 wijke weke
subjunctive plur.1 wijken weken
imperative sing. wijk
imperative plur.1 wijkt
participles wijkend geweken
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See etymology on the main entry.

NounEdit

wijken

  1. plural of wijk

AnagramsEdit