breeuwen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbreːu̯.ə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: breeu‧wen

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch brauwen.

Verb[edit]

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breeuwen

  1. (transitive) to caulk, to fix a ship's seams with oakum
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of breeuwen (weak)
infinitive breeuwen
past singular breeuwde
past participle gebreeuwd
infinitive breeuwen
gerund breeuwen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular breeuw breeuwde
2nd person sing. (jij) breeuwt breeuwde
2nd person sing. (u) breeuwt breeuwde
2nd person sing. (gij) breeuwt breeuwde
3rd person singular breeuwt breeuwde
plural breeuwen breeuwden
subjunctive sing.1 breeuwe breeuwde
subjunctive plur.1 breeuwen breeuwden
imperative sing. breeuw
imperative plur.1 breeuwt
participles breeuwend gebreeuwd
1) Archaic.
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

breeuwen

  1. (historical, falconry) to sew the eyelids of a young falcon shut, in order to prevent it from seeing
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of breeuwen (weak)
infinitive breeuwen
past singular breeuwde
past participle gebreeuwd
infinitive breeuwen
gerund breeuwen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular breeuw breeuwde
2nd person sing. (jij) breeuwt breeuwde
2nd person sing. (u) breeuwt breeuwde
2nd person sing. (gij) breeuwt breeuwde
3rd person singular breeuwt breeuwde
plural breeuwen breeuwden
subjunctive sing.1 breeuwe breeuwde
subjunctive plur.1 breeuwen breeuwden
imperative sing. breeuw
imperative plur.1 breeuwt
participles breeuwend gebreeuwd
1) Archaic.