mennen

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Etymology[edit]

Germanic, from Middle Dutch (also menen)

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mennen (past singular mende, past participle gemend)

  1. (literally) (transitive) To lead (a) draught animal(s)
  2. (transitive) To drive a drawn vehicle (especially chariot) or plow
  3. (transitive) To deliver the load of such transport
  4. (figuratively) (transitive) To take the lead, conduct, guide, command (troops), steer people/ events
  5. (intransitive) To be engaged in any of the above senses, e.g. to have the lead, be in charge

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Finnish[edit]

Verb[edit]

mennen

  1. First-person singular potential present form of mennä.
  2. active second infinitive in instructive of mennä.