jongen

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From jong (young). Cognate with German Jungen.

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jongen m (plural jongens, diminutive jongetje n)

  1. A boy, any male kid
  2. (in the plural: jongens) Members of a male 'peers' group, e.g. a military unit
  3. (slang, used in the vocative) A dude, a colloquial term of address for a man

jongen

  1. Plural form of jong

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jongen

  1. Plural form of jong

Verb[edit]

jongen (past singular jongde, past participle gejongd)

  1. (intransitive) To give birth, have offspring, i.e. deliver one or more young
  2. (figuratively, intransitive) To multiply, grow

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