kiezen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch kiesen, from Old Dutch *kiosan, from Proto-Germanic *keusaną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵews-. Compare West Frisian kieze, Low German kesen, German kiesen, English choose, Danish kyse, Icelandic kjósa.

Verb[edit]

kiezen (past singular koos, past participle gekozen)

  1. (transitive) To choose.
  2. (intransitive) To make a choice.
Conjugation[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
many compound uses of kies- are short for verkiezen 'to choose, elect'

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kiezen

  1. Plural form of kies

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