boten

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See also: Boten and böten

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

boten

  1. third-person plural present indicative form of botre

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch boten, from Old Dutch *bōtan, from Proto-Germanic *bautaną (to strike).

Verb[edit]

boten

  1. (transitive) to hit
  2. (transitive, agriculture) to knock the seeds out of a flax plant
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of boten (weak)
infinitive boten
past singular bootte
past participle geboot
infinitive boten
gerund boten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular boot bootte
2nd person sing. (jij) boot bootte
2nd person sing. (u) boot bootte
2nd person sing. (gij) boot bootte
3rd person singular boot bootte
plural boten bootten
subjunctive sing.1 bote bootte
subjunctive plur.1 boten bootten
imperative sing. boot
imperative plur.1 boot
participles botend geboot
1) Archaic.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

boten

  1. Plural form of boot

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

boten

  1. First-person plural preterite of bieten.
  2. Third-person plural preterite of bieten.

Javanese[edit]

Javanese register set
ꦏꦿꦩ (krama): boten
ꦔꦺꦴꦏꦺꦴ (ngoko): ora

Adverb[edit]

boten

  1. (polite) not

Particle[edit]

boten

  1. (polite) no

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English bōtian; equivalent to bote (help) +‎ -en (infinitive suffix).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

boten

  1. To solve; to release from disease or hardship or provide security.
  2. To be useful, helpful, or handy; to come in, be of, or be able to be productively used.
  3. (rare) To add an extra item in a swapping of goods to make the things swapped equivalent.
  4. (rare) To provide taxes, levies or money as compensation (for a service or past wrong).
  5. (rare) To profit, to gain or obtain benefit from.
Conjugation[edit]
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Descendants[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From bote (boot) +‎ -en (infinitive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

boten

  1. To equip with boots or give boots for use.
Conjugation[edit]
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Etymology 3[edit]

From bote (help) +‎ -en (plural suffix).

Noun[edit]

boten

  1. plural of bote
    • Lo, her aᵹeines wreaððe monie remedies ... & misliche boten. — The Ancren Riwle, 1230
    • Heo lufeden bi wurten, bi moren, and bi rote; nas þer nan oðer boten. — Layamon's Brut, 1275

Etymology 4[edit]

From Old French boton.

Noun[edit]

boten

  1. Alternative form of botoun

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

boten m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of bot

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

boten

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of botar.
  2. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of botar.
  3. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural present subjunctive form of botar.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

boten

  1. definite singular of bot