Category:Old English class 7 strong verbs

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  1. toheawan
  2. misspowan
  3. gespowan
  4. eadan
  5. tosawan
  6. ofersawan
  7. ofergesawan
  8. gesawan
  9. asawan
  10. forefon
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  1. sealtan
  2. fealdan
  3. feallan
  4. flowan
  5. spannan
  6. swapan
  7. lætan
  8. onfon
  9. ahon
  10. forlætan

Fundamental » All languages » Old English » Lemmas » Verbs » Verbs by inflection type » Strong verbs » Class 7 strong verbs

Verbs that retained their reduplication in the past tense in Proto-Germanic. The seventh class was originally a collection of verbs from the other six classes that exhibited reduplication. Consequently, the sound of the present tense can vary but it is always the same as that of the past participle.


The past tense always has -ē- or -ēo-.