ijlen

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Etymology 1[edit]

From ijl (empty), in phrases like ijlhoofdig (literally empty-headed).

Verb[edit]

ijlen (past singular ijlde, past participle geijld)

  1. to speak in a quick and delirious fashion, to rave on
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch ilen, from Old Dutch īlen, from Proto-Germanic *īlijaną. Derived from the noun *īlō (rush, haste), from which Dutch ijl with the same meaning.

Verb[edit]

ijlen (past singular ijlde, past participle geijld)

  1. (obsolete) to hasten, hurry
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