zijgen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch sigen (to drop down, to slump), from Old Dutch sīgan, from Proto-Germanic *sīganą.

Verb[edit]

zijgen (past singular zeeg, past participle gezegen)

  1. (intransitive) to slump, to fall down, to drop
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch sien (to filter, to seep), from Old Dutch *sīan, from Proto-Germanic *sīhwaną.

Verb[edit]

zijgen (past singular zeeg, past participle gezegen)

  1. (transitive) to filter
Conjugation[edit]