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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German wahsen, from Old High German wahsan, from Proto-Germanic *wahsijaną. Cognate with German wachsen, Dutch wassen, English wax, West Frisian waakse, Icelandic vaxa, Swedish växa.

VerbEdit

wuessen (third-person singular present wiisst, past participle gewuess, auxiliary verb sinn)

  1. (intransitive) to grow
ConjugationEdit
Irregular
infinitive wuessen
participle gewuess
auxiliary sinn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular wuessen
2nd singular wiiss wuess
3rd singular wiisst
1st plural wuessen
2nd plural wuesst wuesst
3rd plural wuessen
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the noun Wuess (wax).

VerbEdit

wuessen (third-person singular present wuesst, past participle gewuesst, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. (transitive) to wax, to apply wax to
ConjugationEdit
Regular
infinitive wuessen
participle gewuesst
auxiliary hunn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular wuessen
2nd singular wuess wuess
3rd singular wuesst
1st plural wuessen
2nd plural wuesst wuesst
3rd plural wuessen
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.