wonen

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wunaną, *wunēną, *wunajaną (to love, wish), from Proto-Indo-European *wenə- (to wish, love). Compare Old High German wonēn (German wohnen), Old English wunian (English wone).

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wonen (past singular woonde, past participle gewoond)

  1. to live (in a certain place)

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English wunian (to dwell, be accustomed to)

Verb[edit]

wonen (third-person singular simple present woneth, present participle wonende, simple past and past participle woned)

  1. to abide, to dwell