baken

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English baken, from Old English bacen, ġebacen, past participle of bacan(to bake). Cognate with Scots baken(baked), Dutch gebakken(baked). More at bake.

Verb[edit]

baken

  1. (Britain dialectal, Northern England) Alternative past participle of bake.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch baken, from Old Frisian bāken. Displaced Middle Dutch boken, from Old Dutch *bōkan. Both forms originate from Proto-Germanic *baukną.

Noun[edit]

baken n ‎(plural bakens, diminutive bakentje n)

  1. beacon

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bachan, bahhan; from Proto-Germanic *bakaną. Cognate with German backen, English bake, Dutch bakken.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

baken ‎(third-person singular present baakt, past participle gebak, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. to bake

Conjugation[edit]

Regular
infinitive baken
participle gebak
auxiliary hunn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular baken
2nd singular baaks bak
3rd singular baakt
1st plural baken
2nd plural baakt baakt
3rd plural baken
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English bacan, cognate with Dutch bakken, German backen, Old Norse baka, Danish bage, and also Greek φώγω(phṓgō, to roast), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₃g-.

Verb[edit]

baken

  1. to bake

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Descendants[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

baken m

  1. definite singular of bak

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

baken m, n

  1. definite masculine singular of bak

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

baken

  1. definite singular of bak
  2. definite plural of bak