leren

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch leren, from Old Dutch lēren, from Proto-Germanic *laizijaną. Compare Low German and German lehren, West Frisian leare, English lere.

Verb[edit]

leren (past singular leerde, past participle geleerd)

  1. to learn
  2. to teach
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Etymology 2[edit]

Contraction of lederen, from Middle Dutch lederijn, lederen (but also already leren). Equivalent to leer +‎ -en.

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Adjective[edit]

leren (not comparable)

  1. made of leather
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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

leren

  1. third-person plural future subjunctive of ler
  2. third-person plural personal infinitive of ler

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch lēren, from Proto-Germanic *laizijaną.

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lêren

  1. to learn
  2. to teach

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Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *laizijaną, from *laizō (lore). Akin to Old Saxon lērian, Old Frisian lēra, Old English lǣran, Old High German lēren and Old Norse læra.

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lēren

  1. to learn
  2. to teach

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *laizijaną, from *laizō (lore). Akin to Old Saxon lērian, Old Dutch lēren, Old English lǣran, Old Norse læra, Gothic 𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍃𐌾𐌰𐌽 (laisjan).

Verb[edit]

lēren

  1. to teach

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