apen

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See also: åpen and ąpęn-

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaːpə(n)/
  • Rhymes: -aːpən
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: a‧pen

Noun[edit]

apen

  1. Plural form of aap

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

apen

  1. Genitive singular form of appi.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

apen

  1. Genitive singular form of ape.

Anagrams[edit]


Ido[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

apen

  1. Alternative form of apene
    Me apen askoltis a la diskuto.
    I hardly listened to the discussion.

Usage notes[edit]

See apene.


Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

apen

  1. plural of ape

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

apen m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of ape

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

apen m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of ape

Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈɑp(ə)n/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English open, from Old English open (open), from Proto-Germanic *upanaz (open), from Proto-Indo-European *upo (up from under, over).

Adjective[edit]

apen (comparative mair apen, superlative maist apen)

  1. open

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English openen, from Old English openian (to open), from Proto-Germanic *upanōną (to raise; lift; open), from Proto-Germanic *upanaz (open, adjective).

Verb[edit]

apen (third-person singular present apens, present participle apenin, past apent, past participle apent)

  1. to open

West Frisian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

apen

  1. plural of aap