vallen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch vallen, from Old Dutch fallan, from Proto-Germanic *fallaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pōl-. Compare Low German fallen, West Frisian falle, German fallen, English fall, Danish falde, Swedish falla.

Verb[edit]

vallen (past singular viel, past participle gevallen)

  1. (intransitive) to fall, to tumble
    in slaap vallen: to fall asleep
    de avond valt: afternoon begins
  2. (auxiliary, with te) to be able to be
    dat valt niet te verbeteren.: that cannot be improved
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

vallen

  1. Plural form of val

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

vallen

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of vallar.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of vallar.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of vallar.



Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vallen

  1. definite singular of vall