beamen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From beamenen (archaic), from be- +‎ amen, with the final -enen simplified to just -en.

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beamen

  1. (transitive, literally) to say, reply 'amen' after an uttering, notably in prayer or liturgy (especially in a responsory)
  2. (transitive) to assent to a statement
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of beamen (weak, prefixed)
infinitive beamen
past singular beaamde
past participle beaamd
infinitive beamen
gerund beamen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular beaam beaamde
2nd person sing. (jij) beaamt beaamde
2nd person sing. (u) beaamt beaamde
2nd person sing. (gij) beaamt beaamde
3rd person singular beaamt beaamde
plural beamen beaamden
subjunctive sing.1 beame beaamde
subjunctive plur.1 beamen beaamden
imperative sing. beaam
imperative plur.1 beaamt
participles beamend beaamd
1) Archaic.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from English beam.

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beamen

  1. (intransitive) to (transport by) beam; mainly used in science fiction context
    Scotty is een meester in het beamen naar en van de Enterprise.
    Scotty is a master at beaming to and from the Enterprise.
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of beamen (weak)
infinitive beamen
past singular beamde
past participle gebeamd
infinitive beamen
gerund beamen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular beam beamde
2nd person sing. (jij) beamt beamde
2nd person sing. (u) beamt beamde
2nd person sing. (gij) beamt beamde
3rd person singular beamt beamde
plural beamen beamden
subjunctive sing.1 beame beamde
subjunctive plur.1 beamen beamden
imperative sing. beam
imperative plur.1 beamt
participles beamend gebeamd
1) Archaic.

Etymology 3[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

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beamen

  1. first-person singular present indicative of beamenen
  2. imperative of beamenen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English beam.

Pronunciation[edit]

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beamen ‎(third-person singular simple present beamt, past tense beamte, past participle gebeamt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive, science fiction) to beam (transmit matter or information via a high-tech wireless mechanism)

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