getuigen

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Germanic: from Middle Dutch getuge (cognate with Middle German Geziuc 'tool, means; witness'; modern Zeuge 'witness', alongside Zeug 'equipment') + -en

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getuigen (past singular getuigde, past participle getuigd)

  1. (intransitive) To testify, bear witness, give testimony, especially in court
    Getuigen van Jehova kloppen overal aan om te getuigen van Gods woord
    Jehova's Witnesses knock on every door to bear witness of God's Word
  2. (transitive) To prove, make apparent

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getuigen

  1. Plural form of getuige