winnen

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch winnen, from Old Dutch winnan, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- ‎(to strive, desire, wish, love). Compare Low German winnen, German gewinnen, English win, Norwegian vinne, Swedish vinna.

VerbEdit

winnen ‎(past singular won, past participle gewonnen)

  1. to win, to triumph, to be victorious (in)
  2. to acquire
  3. to extract, to refine, to harvest (from base materials such as ore or crops)

ConjugationEdit

Inflection of winnen (strong class 3)
infinitive winnen
past singular won
past participle gewonnen
infinitive winnen
gerund winnen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular win won
2nd person sing. (jij) wint won
2nd person sing. (u) wint won
2nd person sing. (gij) wint wont
3rd person singular wint won
plural winnen wonnen
subjunctive sing.1 winne wonne
subjunctive plur.1 winnen wonnen
imperative sing. win
imperative plur.1 wint
participles winnend gewonnen
1) Archaic.

Derived termsEdit


Low GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German, from Old Saxon winnan, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- ‎(to strive, desire, wish, love). Compare Dutch winnen, German gewinnen, English win, Norwegian vinne, Swedish vinna.

VerbEdit

winnen (past singular wunn, past participle wunnen, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to win

ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German, from Old Saxon windan, from Proto-Germanic *windaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- ‎(to strive, desire, wish, love). Compare German winden, Dutch winden, English wind.

VerbEdit

winnen (past singular wunn, past participle wunnen, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to wind
  2. to wreathe
  3. to winch
  4. to wrest

ConjugationEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch winnan, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- ‎(to strive, desire, wish, love).

VerbEdit

winnen

  1. to win, to acquire through effort, to earn
  2. to acquire, to get
  3. to gain
  4. to delve, to mine
  5. to conquer, to take
  6. (of a male) to beget (a child), to sire
  7. (of a female) to give birth to

InflectionEdit

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