zaaien

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From Old Dutch *sāian, from Proto-Germanic *sēaną, from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁-. Compare German säen, English sow, Danish .

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zaaien (past singular zaaide, past participle gezaaid)

  1. to sow, plant seed
  2. (figuratively) to start, set in motion
Het verbod om te zaaien zaaide onrust onder de boeren
The sowing ban caused unrest among the farmers

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