aarden

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From aarde +‎ -en.

Adjective[edit]

aarden (not comparable)

  1. earthen, made of soil
  2. clay - etc., made of pottery made from soil
Declension[edit]
Inflection of aarden
uninflected aarden
inflected aarden
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. aarden
n. sing. aarden
plural aarden
definite aarden
partitive
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Verb[edit]

aarden (past singular aardde, past participle geaard)

  1. To ground, connect an electrical conductor as a safety outlet
  2. (obsolete) To commit to the earth, bury
Synonyms[edit]
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of aarden (weak)
infinitive aarden
past singular aardde
past participle geaard
infinitive aarden
gerund aarden n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular aard aardde
2nd person sing. (jij) aardt aardde
2nd person sing. (u) aardt aardde
2nd person sing. (gij) aardt aardde
3rd person singular aardt aardde
plural aarden aardden
subjunctive sing.1 aarde aardde
subjunctive plur.1 aarden aardden
imperative sing. aard
imperative plur.1 aardt
participles aardend geaard
1) Archaic.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From aard

Noun[edit]

aarden

  1. Plural form of aard

Verb[edit]

aarden (past singular aardde, past participle geaard)

  1. (intransitive) (used with naar ...) To take after, share (notably inherited) traits with (notably an ancestor)
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of aarden (weak)
infinitive aarden
past singular aardde
past participle geaard
infinitive aarden
gerund aarden n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular aard aardde
2nd person sing. (jij) aardt aardde
2nd person sing. (u) aardt aardde
2nd person sing. (gij) aardt aardde
3rd person singular aardt aardde
plural aarden aardden
subjunctive sing.1 aarde aardde
subjunctive plur.1 aarden aardden
imperative sing. aard
imperative plur.1 aardt
participles aardend geaard
1) Archaic.