winden

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From Middle Dutch winden, from Old Dutch *windan, from Proto-Germanic *windaną. Compare Low German and German winden, West Frisian wine, English wind, Danish vinde.

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winden (past singular wond, past participle gewonden)

  1. to wind (turn coils of something around)
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winden

  1. Plural form of wind

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German wintan, from Proto-Germanic *windaną. Cognate with Low German and Dutch winden, English wind, Danish vinde, Swedish vinda.

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winden (class 3 strong, third-person singular simple present windet, past tense wand, past participle gewunden, past subjunctive wände, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to wind
  2. (transitive) to twist; to twirl
  3. (reflexive) to squirm; to writhe

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