blasen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German blāsan, from Proto-Germanic *blēsaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈblaːzn̩/, /ˈblaːzən/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

blasen (class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present bläst, past tense blies, past participle geblasen, past subjunctive bliese, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to blow
  2. (transitive, music) to play (a wind instrument)
  3. (vulgar) to fellate, to perform oral sex

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *blāsan, from Proto-Germanic *blēsaną.

Verb[edit]

blâsen

  1. to blow
  2. to blow on a wind instrument, to toot
  3. to sound (of a wind instrument)
  4. to brag

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Further reading[edit]

  • blasen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • blasen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929