vechten

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch, from Old Dutch *fehtan, from Proto-Germanic *fehtaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *peḱ-. Cognate to Low German and German fechten, West Frisian fjuchte, English fight, Danish fegte.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

vechten (past singular vocht, past participle gevochten)

  1. To fight.

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Low German[edit]

Verb[edit]

vechten

  1. Alternative spelling of fechten

Middle Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon fehtan (to drip), from Proto-Germanic *fehtaną. Cognate with English feohtan, Dutch vechten and German fechten.

Verb[edit]

vechten

  1. to fight

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